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Technology Mapping Links

GIS Tools:

Google Maps: http://maps.google.com 

Google Earth: http://earth.google.com

EditGrid: www.editgrid.com

3D Connection Mouse -
This is a great tool if you are planning on doing a lot with Google Earth.

 

Literature and Mapping Resources:

The Atlas of Fiction: http://www.atlasoffiction.com/
The Atlas of Fiction maps real-world places which appear in great works of literature. View all entries for a location, or generate maps for specific authors or books.

Google Lit Trips: http://www.googlelittrips.com/
From Jerome Burg and Matthew Hart this site provides resources to integrate Google Earth with the English curriculum. Currently has 16 trips, ranging from Make Way for Ducklings to the Grapes of Wrath. Download KMZ file and use with Google Earth.

Google Books: http://books.google.com/
Wide variety of books, many with maps of locations mentioned in the book.

Gutenkarte: http://gutenkarte.org/
Site creates maps by downloading public domain texts, and then extracts and return geographic locations found within the text (also give you the whole text).

 

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