Map and GIS Listservs

Interested in maps or Geographic Information Systems (GIS) discussions? Join one of three lists available through the University of Toronto's Map and Data Library:

GEODATA-l Listserv

University of Toronto Geospatial Data User Group

Members of the University of Toronto community can subscribe to the listserv to receive updates of information or participate in discussions on matters relating to geospatial data, maps, and air photos. To subscribe, send a message with no subject line to listserv@listserv.utoronto.ca. In the body of the message, write "subscribe geodata-l firstname lastname".

Listmaster:

Marcel Fortin
Geographic Information Systems & Map Librarian
University of Toronto
marcel.fortin@utoronto.ca


CARTA-l Listserv

CARTA-l is the unmonitored discussion forum for Canadian Map, Geographic Information Systems, and Geomatics librarians and archivists, and anyone interested in Canadian cartography & GIS issues as they pertain to libraries and archives.

Subscribing: Send an email message to listserv@listserv.utoronto.ca. Leave the subject line blank and in the body of your message, add the following line:

subscribe CARTA-l "Firstname Lastname"

Where "Firstname" is your given name and "Lastname" is your surname. Omit the quote marks.

You will then receive a message requesting that you confirm your subscription to CARTA-l. Simply reply to the message with the text of your message containing only the word "ok" (without the quotes). Your subscription request will be cancelled if you do not confirm your request within 96 hours of receiving this email message.

Unsubscribing: Send an email message to listserv@listserv.utoronto.ca. Leave the subject line blank and in the body of the message type the command:

signoff CARTA-l

NOTE: You MUST unsubscribe from CARTA using the same e-mail address you used to subscribe to the list.

Posting a Message: You must be a subscriber to CARTA-l to post a message. Once subscribed, you can post messages by sending an email message to carta-l@listserv.utoronto.ca

Further Information: More information and options such as searching archived messages and turning mail off temporarily are available through the "Subscriber Guide"

Listmaster:

Marcel Fortin
Geographic Information Systems & Map Librarian
University of Toronto
marcel.fortin@utoronto.ca