Preservation in Digital Cartography

Archiving Aspects


ISBN: 978-3-642-12732-8 (Print) 978-3-642-12733-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Understanding Complexity of a Prospective Cartographic Heritage

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-23

      From Plan Press to Button Push: the Development of Technology for Cartographic Archiving and Access

    3. Chapter

      Pages 25-55

      The Preservation and Archiving of Geospatial Digital Data: Challenges and Opportunities for Cartographers

    4. Chapter

      Pages 57-75

      Structural Aspects for the Digital Cartographic Heritage

    5. Chapter

      Pages 77-98

      Archiving the Complex Information Systems of Cultural Landscapes for Interdisciplinary Permanent Access – Development of Concepts

  3. Sustainability in Terms of Geospatial Preservation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99

    2. Chapter

      Pages 101-127

      State-of-the-Art Survey of Long-Term Archiving – Strategies in the Context of Geo-Data / Cartographic Heritage

    3. Chapter

      Pages 129-146

      Preservation of Geospatial Data: the Connection with Open Standards Development

    4. Chapter

      Pages 147-160

      Pitfalls in Preserving Geoinformation - Lessons from the Swiss National Park

    5. Chapter

      Pages 161-178

      Geospatialization and Socialization of Cartographic Heritage

  4. Keep It Online and Accessible

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

    2. Chapter

      Pages 181-206

      More than the Usual Searches: a GIS Based Digital Library of the Spanish Ancient Cartography

    3. Chapter

      Pages 207-220

      Map Forum Saxony. An Innovative Access to Digitized Historical Maps

    4. Chapter

      Pages 221-238

      A WYSIWYG Interface for User-Friendly Access to Geospatial Data Collections

  5. Pragmatic Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

    2. Chapter

      Pages 241-256

      Considerations on the Quality of Cartographic Reproduction for Long-Term Preservation

    3. Chapter

      Pages 257-272

      Issues of Digitization in Archiving Processes

    4. Chapter

      Pages 273-283

      Digitized Maps of the Habsburg Military Surveys – Overview of the Project of ARCANUM Ltd. (Hungary)

    5. Chapter

      Pages 285-293

      The Archiving of Digital Geographical Information

    6. Chapter

      Pages 295-309

      An Intellectual Property Rights Approach in the Development of Distributed Digital Map Libraries for Historical Research