National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
Accuracy of Spatial Databases—NCGIA Research Initiative 1, Closing Report
- Author(s): Goodchild, Michael F.
- et al.
This report describes the results of NCGIA Initiative 1 on the Accuracy of Spatial Databases. It begins with a discussion of objectives and the process of developing a research agenda. Each of the seven major areas of the research agenda is discussed, and research activities of the center during the active period of the initiative (1988-90) and since its completion are described. The report ends with an assessment of the initiative against five criteria.