Cartographic and Geographic Issues for Librarians: Summer 2008


Gary L. Fitzpatrick


University of Hawaii


Summer 2008


The course focuses on the geographic elements of information and the ways in which new geographic technologies offers new opportunities and challenges for librarians and information specialists. Students will be introduced to a data model that can be applied to objects, persons, and events in a way that facilitates geographic analysis.

Required Textbook:

Monmonier, M. 1996. How to Lie with Maps, 2nd ed.

Link to Syllabus:

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