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Title: GIS for Educators - Topic 8: Map Production
Authors: Sutton, Tim
Dassau, Otto
Sutton, Marcelle
Subject: Map Production;Map Layout;Scale Bar;North Arrow;Legend;Map Body;Map Unit;Quantum GIS
Material Type: Tutorial
Issue Date: 8-Aug-2011
Abstract: Understanding map production for spatial data. Map production is the process of arranging map elements on a sheet of paper in a way, that even without many words a layperson understands what it is all about. Maps are very often produced for presentations and reports where the audience or reader is a politician, citizen or a learner with no professional background in GIS. Because of this, map has to be most effective in communicating spatial information. In this worksheet we explore the common elements of a map and how they can be combined to produce a pleasing product.
URI: http://elogeo.nottingham.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/url/72
Appears in Collections:GIS for Educators Series
QGIS

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