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Map Mashup: Mapmaking Tools & Tips

Information about the UC Berkeley Map Mashup event.

Digital Mapping Resources

Free & Open-Source Tools

These desktop software tools allow you to create digital maps on your computer. Some of them, like QGIS, are designed specifically for mapping and are called Geographic Information System (GIS) software. GIS software work specifically with map data. Others, like GIMP, are more general illustration tools.

Learning How to Map

Inspiration! Examples of Amateur & Creative Mapping