Spatial Database Transfer Standards 2: Characteristics for Assessing Standards and Full Descriptions of the National and International Standards in the World
The ICA Commission on Standards for the Transfer of Spatial DataEdited by
- H. Moellering, Department of Geography, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
- R. Hogan, SDTS Coordinator, US Geological Survey, 526 National Center, Reston, VA, USA
For all those interested in spatial data standards including cartography, geographic information systems, photogrammetry, remote sensing, surveying, hydrography, geodesy and vehicle navigation systems.
Published: March 1997
In conclusion, considering the whole volume, this is a good book to read after becoming experienced in use of geographic information systems. The book will be useful to anyone attempting to understand the recent history and basis of spatial database transfer standards in the world. Libraries should have this book, as it is a good reference describing the highly complex universe of spatial database transfer standards and geographic information systems.
Diego Perugini, Università degli Studi di Perugea, Italy, Computers & Geosciences, 1998