Outline of cartography

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to cartography:

Cartography (also called mapmaking) – study and practice of making and using maps or globes. Maps have traditionally been made using pen and paper, but the advent and spread of computers has revolutionized cartography.

Essence of cartography[edit]

Main article: Cartography

Branches of cartography[edit]

Types of maps[edit]

Map projections[edit]

Main article: Map projection

History of cartography[edit]

Main article: History of cartography

General cartography concepts[edit]

Cartography scholars[edit]

Leaders in cartography[edit]

Cartography lists[edit]

Main article: List of cartography topics

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