Here, you will find some links to websites related to GIS. Note that more sites are listed in the section “Geographical Data” in the menu to the left.
Please feel free to contact us to share your favourite websites. Email: roger [dot] groth [at] gis [dot] lu [dot] se (Roger Groth)
On these sites, GIS is demonstrated with a few examples, and there are even a few opportunities to “test” GIS in various applications.
Interactive maps with information from the different administrative boards.
Intreractive applications in GIS (can test yourself!).
Swedish GIS Information
The National Land Survey of Sweden’s information about map projections and reference systems.
Swedish Development Council for Land Information. Information about GIS: geographical data, GIS companies and organisations, jobs, and many other GIS links.
The National Land Survey of Sweden. Information about Swedish geographical data, historical maps, computer programs and much more.
A national network of reference stations for GPS, SWEPOS.
Website for ESRI Sweden with information about computer programs like ArcView, ARC/INFO, ArcIMS, MapObject and more. Also information about the GIS branch and data.
Website for MapInfo Sweden and its programs, like for example, MapInfo Professional and MapBasic.
Foreign Mapping Agencies
The mission is to represent the national mapping agencies of Europe working for the European geographic information infrastructure.
Kort & matrikelstyrelsen
Bundesamt für Kartographie und Geodäsie
Head Office of Geodesy and Cartography
Estonian Land Board
State Land Service of the Rebublic of Latvia
US Geological Survey (USGS)