May 23, 2022

New Video: Creating the David Rumsey Map Center at Stanford Libraries

Posted in the past day by Stanford Libraries (via YouTube).

Stanford Libraries is creating a world-class venue that fuses its cartographic collections, which includes the renowned collection of David Rumsey, with innovative geospatial techniques and visualization technologies. Combining David’s world class collection with Stanford’s commitment to leveraging technology to further scholarship, the David Rumsey Map Center is poised to become one of the preeminent map libraries in the United States.

See Also: David Rumsey Map Center Preview Web Page

On a Related Note…Stanford University Libraries Launches EarthWorks, A New Multiple Source GIS Data Discovery Tool (April 22, 2015)

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