Evolution of Digital Map Libraries towards Virtual Map Rooms: New Challenges for Historical Research

@inproceedings{FernndezWyttenbach2011EvolutionOD,
  title={Evolution of Digital Map Libraries towards Virtual Map Rooms: New Challenges for Historical Research},
  author={Alberto Fern{\'a}ndez-Wyttenbach and Willington Siabato and Miguel A. Bernab{\'e}-Poveda and Monica Wachowicz},
  year={2011}
}
Over the past two years the number of initiatives and projects in the field of Digital Map Libraries (DML) have greatly increased. The aim of many of these projects is to uncover methods and methodologies that enable people to access old maps through geoportals and to thereby link the cartographic collections held in different libraries and archives. It is forseen that the geographic component of maps that will be common and enabling link to such integration of collections. The remote access… CONTINUE READING