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]

Branches of cartography[edit]

Approaches in cartography[edit]

Cartography by region[edit]

Interdisciplinary fields involving cartography[edit]

Types of maps[edit]

Map projections[edit]

Map projection

History of cartography[edit]

History of cartography

Cartography in politics[edit]

Cartography-related organizations[edit]

Persons influential in cartography[edit]

Cartography scholars[edit]

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