National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
Unit 045 - Non-Spatial Database Models
- Author(s): 045, CC in GIScience
- Meyer, Thomas H.
- Editor(s): Goodchild, Michael F.
- Kemp, Karen K.
- et al.
This unit introduces the terms and concepts needed to understand non-spatial databases and their underlying data models, including a motivation of the need for database management systems; an overview of database terminology; and a description of non-spatial data models.