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Association of American Geographers (AAG):

Association for Geographic Information (AGI):

Birkbeck College, University of London:

Center for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA):

Center for Spatially Integrated Social Science (CSISS):

Center for Computational Geography:

Center for Computational Geostatistics

European Commission Joint Research Center (CEC/JRC) – a web forum for Geostatistics and Spatial Statistics supported by the European Commission:

EURO Working Group on Locational Analysis:

Free GIS Organization – portal and mailing list:

Geoscience Australia:

Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA):

GIS.COM – geospatial portal sponsored by ESRI (now re-directed):


International Association of Crime Analysts:

International Association for Mathematical Geology (IAMG):

Market Research Society, Geodemographics Knowledgebase:

National Cancer Institute, GIS:

NCGIA Core curriculum:

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC):

Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo):

Open Source Technology Group (OSTG),


LP-solve website managed at Sourceforge:

Optimization compendium and best known solutions:

Optimization Online:

Royal Geographical Society/Institute of British Geographers:

Spatial analysis laboratory, (SAL), University of Illinois:

Spatial Analysis Laboratory, University of Thessaly, Greece:

SPLINT: Spatial Literacy in Teaching Project (now at:

UK Census Dissemination Unit (CDU):

GB Ordnance Survey:


University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (UCGIS):


USGS Spatial Data Transfer Standard:

USGS Spectral Lab:

US National Research Council of the National Academies: