[Geo4All] GeoForAll teaching and research resources

Jody Garnett jody.garnett at gmail.com
Sat Jan 27 09:54:01 PST 2018


Looking at some of those entries they have a lot of metadata indeed.

When looking at GeoForAll planning for 2018 consider migrate content form
this database to the OSGeo website resources? It may be possible to write a
script or automate.

--
Jody Garnett

On 27 January 2018 at 09:50, Jody Garnett <jody.garnett at gmail.com> wrote:

> The old website is here - http://old.www.osgeo.org
>
> But it is a drupal website, it should like you are referencing a web
> application similar to how service providers was done:
> - https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Service_Provider_Directory
> - links to http://www.osgeo.org/search_profile is broken, but the
> application can still be scene here http://old.www.osgeo.org/
> search_profile
> - For the service provider directory we on purpose made no plan to port
> content to the new website, instead we expect service providers that are
> involved today (rather than in 2007) to create new page (
> https://www.osgeo.org/service-providers/) which can do a better job of
> showcasing their activities in our community.
>
> Does anyone have a link to the educational web-database application?
> Perhaps it is still available by a different URL?
>
> Found a reference in the wiki https://wiki.osgeo.org/
> wiki/Edu_current_initiatives ... to http://www.osgeo.org/
> educational_content
>
> Adjusting the URL ---> http://old.www.osgeo.org/educational_content
>
> Found it :)
>
> --
> Jody Garnett
>
> On 27 January 2018 at 09:04, Charlie Schweik <cschweik at pubpol.umass.edu>
> wrote:
>
>> Thanks Nikos but I don't think that's what Suchith is referring to.
>>
>> @Jody or whoever managed the old OSGeo website:
>>
>> Under the Education and Curriculum Committee page we had links to an
>> educational metadata "search form" and an "add educational metadata" form.
>> The latter fed a database with educational metadata that people had been
>> adding to since about 2007. It was a web-database application that Tyler
>> Mitchell developed. That's what I believe Suchith is asking about. It had a
>> lot of entries, over time.
>>
>> Even if it is recovered, I'm not sure how we'd integrate that to the new
>> website, though.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Charlie
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Jan 27, 2018 at 11:50 AM, <labrinos at eled.auth.gr> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> Suchith,
>>>
>>> try this one http://osgeo.getinteractive.nl/resources/
>>> maybe this is what you are looking for
>>>
>>> Nikos
>>>
>>>
>>> Παραθέτοντας από Suchith Anand <Suchith.Anand at nottingham.ac.uk>:
>>>
>>> Thanks Jody. I have now updated the section with the link also.
>>>>
>>>> All - does anyone know where the resources of the Old OSGeo education
>>>> repository are?  The old repository had great number of educational
>>>> resources (lecture slides, tutorials, workshop materials etc) but I cannot
>>>> find it now as the link is missing and we need to make sure these are added
>>>> to the new website.
>>>>
>>>> Best wishes,
>>>>
>>>> Suchith
>>>>
>>>> ________________________________
>>>> From: Jody Garnett <jody.garnett at gmail.com>
>>>> Sent: 26 January 2018 21:41
>>>> To: Suchith Anand
>>>> Cc: geoforall at lists.osgeo.org; discuss at lists.osgeo.org
>>>> Subject: Re: [Geo4All] GeoForAll teaching and research resources
>>>>
>>>> Small correction to "class project" page.
>>>>
>>>> Full list of OSGeo projects
>>>> Provides the full list of available Free and Open source GIS  from web
>>>> mapping to desktop GIS that you can make use of for your teaching and
>>>> research.
>>>>
>>>> We are an open source foundation, not all of the projects are "free and
>>>> open", some are simply "open source" (see what is open source<
>>>> https://www.osgeo.org/about/what-is-open-source/>).
>>>> --
>>>> Jody Garnett
>>>>
>>>> On 26 January 2018 at 03:02, Suchith Anand <
>>>> Suchith.Anand at nottingham.ac.uk<mailto:Suchith.Anand at nottingham.ac.uk>>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Dear colleague,
>>>>
>>>> We now have a new website for GeoForAll [1] and we are happy to share
>>>> the teaching and research resources we have with everyone. It is work in
>>>> progress and we will be adding more resources over time.
>>>>
>>>> We are also inviting feedbacks to help us improve.
>>>>
>>>> Please check the resources available at
>>>>
>>>> For your Teaching https://www.osgeo.org/initiati
>>>> ves/geo-for-all/in-your-classroom/
>>>>
>>>> For your Research https://www.osgeo.org/initiati
>>>> ves/geo-for-all/in-your-research/
>>>>
>>>> For your class projects https://www.osgeo.org/initiati
>>>> ves/geo-for-all/for-your-class-project/
>>>>
>>>> We have democratized  GIS so everyone and our future generations are
>>>> now owners of these resources. Every one of you are also the owners of all
>>>> these software and you have full freedom  to use  as you wish for your
>>>> education needs and also donate it to your students as you wish without any
>>>> vendor  permissions!
>>>>
>>>> We thank all colleagues for their selfless efforts over many years
>>>> which has helped us to make this possible. I will always be grateful to
>>>> every one of them.
>>>>
>>>> Best wishes,
>>>>
>>>> Suchith
>>>>
>>>> [1] https://www.osgeo.org/initiatives/geo-for-all/
>>>>
>>>>
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>>> Δρ. Νίκος Λαμπρινός
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>>
>>
>> --
>> Charlie Schweik
>>
>> Professor
>> Department of Environmental Conservation &
>> School of Public Policy
>> University of Massachusetts, Amherst
>>
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