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Historic Maps Georeferencer

ULB

1 - Image

Load Map via URL image

Image url:
e.g. Berghe Ducatus, Marck Comitatus et Coloniensis Dioecesis

Load Map via OAI

OAI Base URL
OAI ID
e.g. 1617753

2 - Control Points

3 - Map area

Please use the "Draw a Map Area on Image" tool to draw a polygon on the map image.

4 - Ruler

Please use the "Draw a 20 cm line" tool to draw a line on the map image. Use the ruler scanned along the map (if any).

5 - Results

You can store you work by pressing this button. The map geometric properties along with its metadata (from the "Map metadata" tab) will be stored. The map image is not copied but "linked".


You can view the map on its approximated location on Google Earth by pressing this button:

You can get the RDF representing the map's metadata by pressing this button:
Search
Metadata

Please fill in the blanks with the pertinent information.

Map (URI):
Map title:
Map creator:
Map size:
Map time:
Map scale:
Map area :
GND Info

Please insert a place name and press 'Find matches' (Optionally, multiple place names can be entered separated by comma, e.g. "Münster, London, Paris"). The application will retrieve suggestions from LOBID.



Map places

Please insert a place name and press 'Find matches' (Optionally, multiple place names can be entered separated by comma, e.g. "Münster, London, Paris"). The application will retrieve suggestions from DBpedia.



Suggested tags

Please press the button and check the tags relevant to the map. The suggested tags will be retrieved from DBpedia.



Map description

Please type a description for the map.




Map Contents

Please check the general contents of the map.