How Good is Volunteered Geographical Information? A Comparative Study of OpenStreetMap and Ordnance Survey Datasets

  title={How Good is Volunteered Geographical Information? A Comparative Study of OpenStreetMap and Ordnance Survey Datasets},
  author={Mordechai (Muki) Haklay},
  journal={Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design},
  pages={682 - 703}
  • M. Haklay
  • Published 1 August 2010
  • Computer Science
  • Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design
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