Cartography Resources and Learning Materials For Map Makers
- CARTOGRAPHER'S TOOLKIT The newest book has arrived! A print-book with amazing maps from a variety of leading cartographers and color and typography reference chapters.
- GIS CARTOGRAPHY Learn the fundamentals of cartography. Platform independent.
- COLORS FOR MAPS A color reference for maps. This is the first chapter of Cartographer's Toolkit, but in digital format.
- TYPE FOR MAPS A typography reference for maps. This is the second chapter of Cartographer's Toolkit, but in digital format.
Gretchen Peterson's first book, GIS Cartography, is a guidebook for the GIS professional, distilled from 10+ years of experience as a GIS professional.
"Excellent" – Stephen Few, Perceptual Edge (p4)
Hone your skills. Colors For Maps presents color theory for map makers, complete with 30 ready-to-use color palettes. Type For Maps illustrates 50 typefaces, letting you choose which is suitable for your map project.
"For any geo-technology professional, would-be cartographer, and mapping aficionado, Cartographer's Toolkit is a must-have."
- Glenn Letham, Editor, GISuser.com
"A book full of little cartographic nuggets."
- Clint Brown,
Director of Software Products, Esri
© Gretchen Peterson, 2012