map coloring books

7 Nifty Gift Ideas for the GIS Person in Your Life

Caitlin Dempsey

Whether you are looking for gifts for Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa, Festivus, or just looking for a special gift for any time of the year, here are some gift ideas for a range of budgets. From silly to serious, find the perfect GIS gift idea on this list.

Color Maps Like It’s the 17th Century

Elizabeth Borneman

The trend of coloring in prefabricated pictures is over 400 years old, and one of the first coloring books ever created is being republished. This early coloring book was of maps and mythical images, entitled Albion’s Glorious Ile.