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Harrie, Lars

Methods to Measure Map Readability

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Creation of maps in real-time web services introduces challenges concerning map readability. Therefore we must introduce analytical measures controlling the readability. The aim of this study is to develop and evaluate analytical readability measures with the help of user tests.

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  author =	{Harrie, Lars},
  title =	{{Methods to Measure Map Readability}},
  booktitle =	{Generalization of spatial information},
  pages =	{1--6},
  series =	{Dagstuhl Seminar Proceedings (DagSemProc)},
  ISSN =	{1862-4405},
  year =	{2009},
  volume =	{9161},
  editor =	{S\'{e}bastien Musti\`{e}re and Monika Sester and Frank van Harmelen and Peter van Oosterom},
  publisher =	{Schloss Dagstuhl -- Leibniz-Zentrum f{\"u}r Informatik},
  address =	{Dagstuhl, Germany},
  URL =		{},
  URN =		{urn:nbn:de:0030-drops-21373},
  doi =		{10.4230/DagSemProc.09161.5},
  annote =	{Keywords: Map readability, generalization, web map services}

Keywords: Map readability, generalization, web map services
Collection: 09161 - Generalization of spatial information
Issue Date: 2009
Date of publication: 21.09.2009

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