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Leibniz Maps-en

June 20, 2018

Leibniz Maps-en

Leibniz Maps is a web portal to browse more than 1,000 historical maps that have benn provided under CC0 by the Leibniz Institut für Länderkunde.


June 20, 2018


  1. Leibniz Maps Matthias Müller-Prove
 Innovation & Interaction Design, Hamburg ❊

    Historical Map Collection 17c-19c
 cc0 4.0 Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde e.V. HK 0221
  2. 1,320 high resolution scans 62 GByte 1,127 XML meta data

    records 4.1 MByte with geo-tags HK 0472
  3. XML
 always a matter of standards XSLTansformation
 at browser run-time

    visualisation as table interactive search and
 map preview in the
 Chronoscope World HK 0059
  4. None
  5. all 1127 map records as a browser table Chronoscope World

  6. interactive map preview hyperlink to Leibniz Institut für Länderkunde fulltext

  7. 68 maps found for »Italien« visual indicator for amount of

    data transparency slider
  8. even information density 5K zoom resolution 10K scan quality

  9. correct orientation by turning the world around translucent interface decent

  10. None
  11. positions of all maps

  12. ID, preview and link to Leibniz Maps

  13. PermaLink for each map PermaLink for each map

  14. data and maps provided by Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde e.V. under

    creative commons zero XSLT + CSS + JavaScript + Web-Design & Usability IIIF Image Server manducus.net
 previews provided by seige.digital GbR Chronoscope World
 Chronoscope Hamburg is a selected project of the European Year of Cultural Herritage 2018 /by Matthias Müller-Prove Community Building & Social Collaboration
 @chronohh #leibnizmaps
  15. personal and explorative browsing of maps sharing of discoveries HK

  16. None
  17. Leibniz Maps Matthias Müller-Prove http://mprove.de/leibnizmaps HK 0043