About the Journal
Cartographic Perspectives (CP) is the open access journal of the North American Cartographic Information Society and is devoted to the study and practice of Cartography in all of its diversity. CP is published three times a year and includes peer-reviewed research on Cartography and Geovisualization (broadly defined), technical notes and tutorials on new methods, articles on library collections, reviews of books and atlases, and novel maps. All submitted articles are reviewed and returned to authors within 4-6 weeks. In the past three years, CP has an average rejection rate of 65%. All graphics included in accepted articles are published in full color, at no cost to authors.
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Challenging, thoughtful, and controversial ideas about maps and cartography.
Each issue of CP features two or three peer-reviewed research articles that keep you up to date on the latest in the field.
PRACTICAL CARTOGRAPHER’S CORNER
Each issue, cartographers share their most useful tips, tricks, and tutorials.
Descriptions of major academic, corporate, and public collections of cartographic material. Reviews of ongoing map library projects and map exhibits.
ON THE HORIZON
Find out about the cutting edge of cartographic technology, and have a look at where the field may be going.
Reviews of published books, maps, atlases, and textbooks, both printed and electronic.
A showcase of novel, beautiful, and intriguing cartographic work.
VIEWS ON CARTOGRAPHIC EDUCATION
Read advice from fellow map educators from both inside and outside academic institutions.
Daniel P. Huffman