The new issue of e-Perimetron is now available at e-perimetron.org. It contains the following papers:
- C. Balletti, A. Ceregato, C. Gottardi, F. Rizzi, A. Vianello: 3D digitization and web publishing of an ISMAR cartographic heritage: Historical maps of Venice Lagoon
- I. Iosifescu, A. Tsorlini, L. Hurni: Towards a comprehensive methodology for automatic vectorization of raster historical maps
- C. Buterez, A. Popa, R. Gava, R. Dumitru, A.-R. Gruia: On the Trail of a Legend. The Legacy of Lady Neaga seen through historical maps
- R. Šolar: Map Libraries – Challenges for the future
The University IUAV of Venice, a commission supporting institution since its establishment, is organising an international intensive post-graduate specialisation course Reviving Thematic Cartography into Digital, 14–26 November 2016. The commission supports this initiative addressed to in-service potential attendees and not only, according to the exposed programme and descriptions in the course brochure.
The 425 pages volume of the Riga Conference Proceedings on Digital Approaches to Cartographic Heritage are now available (see the volume contents). Downloadable copies can be ordered here.
More news can be found on the commission website.