Linked Data for GIScience

This page is a starter pack for faculty, students, and developers, who are interested in applying Linked Data solutions in the context of GIScience. If you have comments or suggestions, please contact Andrea Ballatore. OWL tutorials http://www.w3.org/TR/sw-oosd-primer http://www.w3schools.com/webservices/ws_rdf_owl.asp http://www.obitko.com/tutorials/ontologies-semantic-web/owl-example-with-rdf-graph.html...

Spatial Archives

Jul 1, 2015 • Categories: Featured | News | Projects | Research | Resources

The Center for Spatial Studies is creating an archive through the California Digital Library’s e-Scholarship initiative to preserve in perpetuity,and to enhance access to, the accomplishments and publications of the National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA)…

FlowMapper

  Tobler’s Flow Mapper Background Geographical movement is of crucial importance. This is because much change in the world is due to movement; the movement of people, ideas, money, or material. One way of depicting and analyzing geographical movement is by way of geographical maps. A convenient and rapid method of displaying movement data on such maps is therefore very useful. A flow mapping program is one approach to this objective....

R programming language

R can be found at http://cran.r-project.org/ and the http://www.r-project.org/. The R Journal can be found at http://journal.r-project.org/. Specific materials vis-à-vis the Analysis of Spatial Data (written by Roger Bivand) can be found at: http://cran.r-project.org/web/views/Spatial.html http://r-spatial.sourceforge.net/ R at spatialanalys is online:...

Spatial Thinking

What is spatial thinking? For one thing, it is the ability to apply concepts like height, depth, and distance to comprehend the natural and social universe. The concept of spatial thinking isn’t new, though the identification of the need to promote spatial literacy is. Introduced early in a student’s education, the development of spatial literacy can open new doors to learning and help unveil the complexity and dynamics of...