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  • Provides a forum for the exchange of ideas by persons working with or interested in map and geography collections
  • Provides a forum to increase the availability, use, and bibliographic control of map and geography collections
  • Increases communication and cooperation between map and geography librarians and other librarians
  • Contributes to the improvement of education and training of map and geography librarians.

Learn more about MAGIRT on the ALA website.

CFP Deadline Extended: Journal of Map & Geography Libraries Special Issues

  • 1.  CFP Deadline Extended: Journal of Map & Geography Libraries Special Issues

    Posted Jun 15, 2023 08:37 AM

    (Apologies for cross-posting)

    The Journal of Map & Geography Libraries invites article submissions for two forthcoming special issues on the topics of "Born Digital Collections in Map and Geography Libraries" and "Spatial Humanities: Perspectives from the Library." Detailed descriptions and submission instructions for these special issues are provided on their respective journal webpages:

    For both special issues, article abstracts of up to 200 words are due on June 23, 2023 (updated) and can be emailed directly to sadvari.1@osu.edu. Authors will be notified by June 30, 2023 of an invitation to submit a full manuscript. Completed manuscripts will be due by September 29, 2023 and will go through a double-anonymous peer review process.

    Please feel free to reach out to sadvari.1@osu.edu with any questions, and we look forward to learning more about work happening in these important areas through your contributions.



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    Joshua Sadvari
    Geospatial Information Librarian
    The Ohio State University Libraries
    sadvari.1@osu.edu
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