Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users

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Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users
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  • Cynthia Brewer
Edition: 2
ISBN: 1589484401
Item Dimensions: 10.06 x 0.63 x 10.0 inches 0.0 pounds
Label: Esri Press
  • English (Published)
  • English (Original Language)
  • English (Unknown)
Manufacturer: Esri Press
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 260
Package Dimensions: 9.9 x 9.9 x 0.7 inches 2.65 pounds
Package Quantity: 1
Publication Date: 2015-12-28
Publisher: Esri Press
Release Date: 2015-12-28
Studio: Esri Press
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Designing Better Maps: A Guide for GIS Users, second edition, is a comprehensive guide to creating maps that communicate effectively. In Designing Better Maps, renowned cartographer Cynthia A. Brewer guides readers through the basics of good cartography, including layout design, scales, projections, color selection, font choices, and symbol placement. Designing Better Maps also describes the author's ColorBrewer application, an online color selection tool. The second edition includes a new chapter on map publishing.