Overview of ShareGeo & Go-Geo! - Addy Pope, EDINA (http://edina.ac.uk/projects/sharegeo/)

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Overview of ShareGeo (http://edina.ac.uk/projects/sharegeo/) & GoGeo (http://gogeo.ac.uk/) given by Addy Pope, EDINA, at the JISC GECO/STEEV Green Energy Tech Event (#e3vis) on Thursday 13th October 2011.

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Overview of ShareGeo & Go-Geo! - Addy Pope, EDINA (http://edina.ac.uk/projects/sharegeo/)

  1. 1. Resources available from EDINA Addy Pope October 2011 Edinburgh Centre for Climate Change - Oct 2011
  2. 2. Academic Services – Maps and Data Green Energy Tech Event – Oct 2011
  3. 3. Academic Services – Maps and Data Green Energy Tech Event – Oct 2011
  4. 4. GoGeo – Discover Spatial Resources Green Energy Tech Event – Oct 2011 EDINA offers a number of services that could be useful for sourcing resources about climate change. http://gogeo.ac.uk/
  5. 5. GoGeo - Metadata Searches Green Energy Tech Event – Oct 2011
  6. 6. ShareGeo Open Slide of 18 Open Data & Open Source Software at EDINA Find and Share spatial data http://sharegeo.ac.uk/ Re-use rather than recreate .... and Share
  7. 7. Digimap OpenStream WMS Slide of 18 Open Data & Open Source Software at EDINA <ul><li>Stream OS Opendata directly into: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Web apps </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Google Earth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Desktop GIS </li></ul></ul>http://openstream.edina.ac.uk/ Over 1000 registered users Non-academic use
  8. 8. Open Boundaries Slide of 18 Open Data & Open Source Software at EDINA Images of front pages here…… http://openboundaries.edina.ac.uk <ul><ul><li>Find administrative and electoral boundaries for multiple years </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Preview the boundary </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Unlock Slide of 18 Open Data & Open Source Software at EDINA Images of front pages here…… Placename Gazetteer Search Disambiguate place <ul><li>Places are not always just a point. </li></ul><ul><li>What shape represents a place? </li></ul><ul><li>Unlock API available for you to use. </li></ul><ul><li>3 gazetteers: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Geonames </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OS Open (50k gazetteer) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>OS Closed (MasterMap) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Natural Earth (soon) </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. ShareGeo - Examples Green Energy Tech Event – Oct 2011 EDINA offers a number of services that could be useful for sourcing resources about climate change.
  11. 11. ShareGeo - Examples Green Energy Tech Event – Oct 2011 EDINA offers a number of services that could be useful for sourcing resources about climate change. Same dataset, analysis on different variable, different picture, different story....

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