Week 10: Maps & Tools

Read

— Jim Clifford, Josh MacFadyen, Daniel Macfarlane, Intro to Google Maps and Google Earth.

— Richard White, “What is Spatial History?”

NYPL Map Warper Tutorial [~ 4 min]

Explore

Google Earth (this is an optional free download, tablet users will need to install the app, but I cannot vouch for its functionality.)

Google Maps

Rumsey maps

Topics

  • Introduction to free tools.
  • Making your own maps; Google Earth; warping maps.
  • Thinking spatially.

Last updated: November 19, 2015 at 19:51 pm