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Maps In Modern Web Design: Showcase and Examples from Smashing Magazine

In a world where digital mapping is exploding, Zach Dunn offers…

Archive of Artistic Shaded Relief Online

If you love older maps for their uniquely hand-crafted style,…

Hand Drawn Map Association: Oodles of Love for the Hand Drawn Map

An all-time favorite site of mine is the Hand Drawn Map Association.…

Atlas of Explorations for the Pacific Railroad: Giving Some Love for the Hand-Drawn Map

Who doesn't love the artistry of a hand-drawn map? I've been…

Cartography Celebrated - The Year in Maps

We started off 2008 with a fantastic map exhibit at the Chicago…

Role of Sketching in Map Design Layouts

Sketch map figure from Slocum 2005 Hand-drawn sketching plays…

Cartographer as Designer – It's a Process

Those who design maps for use by others engage in a specialized…

ScapeToad Cartogram Software

ScapeToad is an interesting, free, stand-alone cartogram…

Thematic Mapping Engine

Thematic Mapping Engine (TME) enables you to visualise global…

UCL's Map Tube

MapTube is a free resource for viewing, sharing, mixing and…