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    IMCoS Weekend in Oxford – September 2019

    5/6/7 September 2019
    At the beginning of September we will be holding a number of events in Oxford.  On Friday 6th the....

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    • The IMCoS Journal, published quarterly
    • International Symposium held in a different country; this year in the Philippines and Hong Kong; last year in Hamburg; 2016 took place in Chicago
    • Annual dinner & Malcolm Young lecture in London to coincide with the London Map Fair
    • Collectors’ evening
    • Annual trip to a significant map collection

     

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    News

    New Executive Committee Members

    2018
    Dr Katherine Parker and Dr Mike Sweeting have joined the executive committee, now taking the number....
    Collecting

    This section of the website is dedicated to our collective knowledge about how best to go about collecting, buying, storing and caring for your maps.

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    IMCoS Journal

    The IMCoS Journal is a 64-page quarterly publication. It includes a wide range articles on the history of cartography addressing Western, Asian and Arabic mapping practices; its scope is designed to interest our worldwide membership. The journal also covers the activities of the Society, wherever they take place in the world, news from the mapping community around the world, book reviews and letters to the editor. Back issues of all the journals are available to read online for members.

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