Geography >> Links

When searching the Internet often we find useful links. Therefore, it is not surprising that with time the list grows wider and has to be structured. Links are oriented primarily at cartography. Those related primarily to aesthetics are available directly in the section on aesthetics. Those related primarily to mental maps are available directly in the section on mental maps.

Information sources, libraries, map collections, magazines

Catalogue and databases of National Library of the CR (NKP)
Municipal Library of Prague
Geography Library University in Prague ( OPAC)
Vienna University of Technology Library
Vienna University Library
Austrian National Library
Bavarian State Library
Library/Archiv - Leibniz-Institut in Leipzig
Bibliotheca Albertina (University in Leipzig Library)
Map Collection of Charles University in Prague
Library and Map Collection ETH Zürich
Harvard Map Collection
Kartografické listy (Slovakian Yearbook of Cartography)
Geodetický a kartografický obzor (Monthly in the CR)
GeoBusinness: information about geoinformatics
Zeměměřič: information in province
Víme, víte: information webportal











Cartographic and other organisations and groups


International Cartographic Association (ICA)
Czech Cartographic Society
Czech Geographical Society
Cartography and GIS Section by CGS  
Czech Association for Geoinformation
Commission ICA Art and Cartography
International Map Trade Association (IMTA)
German Cartographic Society
Austrian Geographical Society

Professional and specialised working places


Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre (COSMC)
Research Institute of Geodesy, Topography and Cartography
Institute of Geography, Slovac Academy of Sciences
Institute of History, Czech Academy of Sciences
Austrian Office for Surveying... (Vienna)

Cartography at nearby universities


Department of Apllied Geoinformatics and Cartography
Department of Mapping and Cartography (TU Prague)
Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Department of Geography in Brno
Department of Geography in České Budějovice
Department of Geography in Liberec
Department of Geoinformatics UP in Olomouc
Institute of Geoinformatics in Ostrava
Department of Geography in Plzni
Department of Geomatics in Plzeň
Department of Geography in Ústí nad Labem
Institute of System Engineering and Informatics in Pardubice
Department of Cartography, GIS and Remote Sensing in Bratislava
Cartography Research Group, TU Vienna
Cartography and Geoinformatics, Uni Vienna
Institute of Cartography ETH (Zürich)
Institute of Geography and Spatial Reseach (Graz)
Institute of Cartography, TU Dresden
Institute of Cartography in Munich
Faculty of Geoinformatics at the Highschool Munich

Private cartographic companies


B.A.T. Program, Ltd.
Freytag-Berndt, Ltd.
Geodézie ČS, Corp.
Geodézie On Line, Ltd.
Kartografie Praha, Corp.
PJsoft Ltd.
Planstudio, Ltd.
SHOCart, Ltd.
T-mapy, Ltd.
Žaket, Ltd.

Interesting topics

Anagrams of networks of public transport
KinderUni = Child-University