Mapping and the Citizen Sensor
by Giles Foody, et al.
Publisher: Ubiquity Press 2017
Number of pages: 400
Mapping activities have benefited greatly from recent advances in geoinformation technologies. The proliferation of inexpensive and highly mobile and location aware devices together with Web 2.0 technology have fostered the emergence of the citizen as a source of data. This book reports on some of the key issues connected with the use of citizen sensors in mapping.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by O. Huisman, R.A. de By (ed.) - ITC
A geographic information system is a computer-based system that supports the study of natural and man-made phenomena with an explicit location in space. The GIS allows data entry, data manipulation, and production of interpretable output.
by Michael Schmandt - giscommons.org
This free, web-based, open-source textbook focuses primarily on Geographic Information Systems (GIS) - a geospatial technology that enables you to create spatial databases, analyze spatial patterns, and produce maps that communicate more effectively.
by Shuanggen Jin (ed.) - InTech
This book is devoted to recent development in satellite positioning technique and applications, including GNSS positioning methods, models, atmospheric sounding, and reflectometry as well as their applications in the atmosphere, land and oceans.
by T. Sutton, O. Dassau, M. Sutton
GIS is an important tool in environmental management, retail, military, police, tourism and many other spheres of our daily lives. If you use a computer or a cell phone, you have probably already used a GIS in some form without even realizing it.