Old Maps Online Steering Group Meeting December 2011

Last Thursday saw the first meeting of the Steering Group for the Old Maps Online project. Held at the British Library in London it discussed the concepts behind the the new global historical map portal and the more technical side of the metadata issues. It also presented the progress made so far by the project team.

Humphrey Southall followed the meeting by doing a presentation to British Library staff about the issues around and importance of short, stable web addresses for citation purposes.

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Senior Research Associate on the Great Britain Historical GIS Project, the team behind the website 'A Vision of Britain through Time'
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