Thomas Gray, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and geographical information systems: A literary GIS of two Lake District tours

  title={Thomas Gray, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and geographical information systems: A literary GIS of two Lake District tours},
  author={Ian N. Gregory and David Cooper},
  journal={Int. J. Humanit. Arts Comput.},
There have been growing calls to develop the use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) across the humanities. For this shift to take place, two things must be demonstrated: first, that it is technically possible to create a useful GIS of textual material, the main medium through which humanities research is conducted; and, secondly that such a database can be used to enhance our understanding of disciplines within the humanities. This paper reports on a pilot project that created a GIS of… 
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