National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
Unit 47: On-Screen Visualization
- Author(s): Unit 47, CCTP
- Edsall, Robert M.
- Editor(s): Palladino, Steve
- et al.
This unit discusses applications, design concerns and strategies for effective visual, digital displays of geographic information. Topics presented include map types, selection and generalization, data classification, use of color and other visual variables, legend design and use of text.