Websites & Mailing Lists

A list of websites and email-based mailing lists related to Aboriginal Mapping. Please contact us if you know of a website or listserve that should be included on this list. delivers current and interesting GIS, CAD, and Desktop Mapping news and resources. This web site brings you wealth of information and links on relevant topics including map viewers and other software, conferences, publications, resources and has a discussion forum. As well, the monthly newsletter informs the on-line gis community of up-to-date gis and geography resources available on the web.

The Society for Conservation GIS

The Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) is a non-profit organization that builds community, provides knowledge, and supports individuals using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and science for the conservation of natural resources and cultural heritage.

GIS Dictionary

The dictionary includes definitions for 980 terms compiled from a variety of sources which either relate directly to GIS or which GIS users may come across in the course of their work. The dictionary is also supplemented by 52 diagrams. Brought to you by Association of Geographic Information and the University of Edinburgh Department of Geography.

ESRI Virtual Campus Library

A comprehensive bibliography on GIS is free and searchable on the ESRI virtual campus. The goal of the bibliography is to improve access to the entire body of GIS literature by providing an index to it. References to GIS conference proceedings, journal articles, and reports are added daily. The bibliography includes many papers on First Nations use of GIS, most of which turn up through a search using the phrase 'indigenous peoples'.