How good is OpenStreetMap information ? A comparative study of OpenStreetMap and Ordnance Survey datasets for London and the rest of England

@inproceedings{Haklay2008HowGI,
  title={How good is OpenStreetMap information ? A comparative study of OpenStreetMap and Ordnance Survey datasets for London and the rest of England},
  author={Haklay},
  year={2008}
}
  • Haklay
  • Published 2008
Within the framework of Web 2.0 applications, the most striking example of a geographical application is the OpenStreetMap project. OpenStreetMap aims to create a free digital map of the world and is implemented through the engagement of participants in a mode similar to software development in Open Source projects. The information is collected by many participants, collated on a central database and distributed in multiple digital formats through the World Wide Web (Web). Within Geographical… CONTINUE READING
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