Compiled by (up to 13.10.1994) by:
Reinhold Burger
Institute for Photogrammetry
Stuttgart University
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70174 Stutgart
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hereinafter by: Carlos López Clearinghouse Nacional de Datos Geográficos Ministerio de Transporte y Obras Públicas Montevideo URUGUAY Press here to mail

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In order to get an up-to-date overview of recent attempts to handle quality in GIS, this bibliography was assembled for internal use. The bibliograpy mainly adresses conference papers and journal articles of the years 1988 and 1994. However, please note that this list of references is not complete and is still subject of continuous updating. The oldest version can be found on our

Links have been added when the documents are known to be available directly over the INTERNET.

If you have any suggestions, comments, or additional references, please feel free to send email to carlos.

References before 1988

References 1988

References 1989

References 1990

References 1991

References 1992

References 1993

References 1994

References 1995

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Appendix: List of Used Abbreviations

AASHTO American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials

ACSM	American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (some of them online!)

AM/FM	Automated Mapping and Facilities Management(some of them online!)

ASPRS	American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

AURISA  Australasian Urban and Regional Information Systems

EGIS    European Conference and Exhibition on Geographic
        Information Systems (some of them online!)

FGDC	Federal Geographic Data Committee 

GIS     GIS Geo-Informations-Systeme, journal published
        bi-monthly by Wichman Verlag, Heidelberg

GIS/LIS	Association of American Geographers  (some of them online!)

IJGIS   International Journal of Geographical Information
        Systems, published quarterly by Taylor & Francis,

ISPRS   International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote

NCGIA   National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis

AM/FM   Automated Mapping and Facilities Management

PE&RS   Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing,
        journal of the ASPRS

SDH	International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling

UDMS    Urban Data Management Symposium

URISA	Urban and Regional Information systems Association (some of them online!)

VNIS    Vehicle Navigation & Information Systems Conference

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