maps for the blind

Building Better Maps for the Visually Impaired

Rebecca Maxwell

For those of us who can see, being able to read a map is something that we take advantage of ...

Instructions from the Geospatial Information Authority of Japan on how to download its 3D terrain maps to print.

3D Maps for the Blind

Rebecca Maxwell

The Geospatial Information Authority of Japan (GSI) is developing low-cost technology to print 3D tactile maps for the blind.