Mastering maps, from creation to care

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University of Melbourne / The State Library of Victoria / the Queen Victoria Centre, Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria 3000

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45th conference of the Australian & New Zealand Map Society (ANZMapS), Mon/Tue 22-23 May 2017.

“Mastering maps, from creation to care”, will be an affordable hands-on and scholarly experience, with one day of practicals, and one for presentations/papers, in the CBD and at the University of Melbourne. On day one, the University of Melbourne and the State Library of Victoria are giving map enthusiasts, collectors and practitioners the opportunity to get close up and personal with the latest techniques in map-making, and preservation of maps. Day two, at the Queen Victoria Women's Centre (near the State Library), will be a full day of the latest map research. ANZMapS AGM will be held at the end of this day, 5-6pm.

Each event is separately ticketed -

  • Monday May 22: Workshop - Mastering Google Earth Pro and old maps ($40)

The morning workshop is at the University of Melbourne, Eastern Resource Centre, located on the east side of the campus, close to Grattan St & Swanston St (Building 171). 9.30am - 12.30pm: http://library.unimelb.edu.au/libraries/erc#about

  • Monday May 22: Map Preservation unpacked ($40)

The afternoon tour and guide to preservation of maps and cartographic works is at the State Library of Victoria, , meet in main foyer. 2.00pm - 4.30pm https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/

BOOK EARLY - TICKETS TO BOTH MONDAY SESSIONS LIMITED

  • Tuesday May 23: Papers/presentations ($80)

A full day of Map papers and presentations, at the Victoria Room, Queen Victoria Women’s Centre, 210 Lonsdale Street, near the State Library. 9.00am - 5.00pm. Venue details: http://www.qvwc.org.au/venues/

  • Tuesday May 23: ANZMapS Annual General Meeting

ANZMapS 2017 AGM. The AGM will be held in the Victoria Room, QVWC building, 5-6pm (Please register - free ticketed event)

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University of Melbourne / The State Library of Victoria / the Queen Victoria Centre, Melbourne

Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Australia

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