Historical GIS Clearinghouse and Forum: The Association of American Geographers' central reference point for scholars looking to apply geographic technologies to historical research. The website includes training, maps, and news related to GIS and history.
China Historical GIS: This project was launched in 2001 to establish a database of populated places and historical units for the period of Chinese history between 221 BCE and 1911 CE. Researchers can use this GIS platform for spatial analysis, modeling and representation.
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UNESCO World Heritage Sites
GIS and History
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) can help historians visualize events from the past, show changes over time and can be used as an educational tool to teach history. New technology has opened GIS up to everyone, with several easy to use software and online products. This libguide will offer resources for anyone interested in history and GIS.