Volunteer Review Opportunities

When reconciliation or accessioning tasks are run for a dataset, the dataset creator and designated collaborators must review the results and make match decisions. If you would like to volunteer to help with this process, please click an "Offer to volunteer" button below. The dataset creator will be notified, and will respond to you directly.

Explanations of the review processes can be found in the site documentation.

Vision of Britain (partial)

A Vision of Britain through Time brings together historical surveys of the British Isles to create a record of how these islands and their localities have changed. It was created by Humphrey Southall and the Great Britain Historical GIS Project ("GIS" stands for "Geographical Information System"). We are based in the School of the Environment, Geography and Geosciences of the University of Portsmouth.

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Sq_ replacement names (partial)

In response to the Department of the Interior Secretarial Order 3404 this is the list of U.S. Board on Geographic Names approved official Sq_ replacement names. On November 19, 2021, Order 3404 declared "squaw" a derogatory term and implemented a procedure to remove the term from federal usage.

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HGIS Lugares (20)

The lugares (settlements) in the Historical-Geographic Information System (HGIS) of the Indies (1701-1808), a project of the University of Graz, funded with the support of the Fund for Scientific Investigations of the Republic of Austria (FWF) between 2015 and 2017. The general purpose of HGIS de las Indias is to create a visualization of the historical geography for the Bourbon Spanish America through time, to create a solid systematics of the administrative-territorial structure as an interface for associated projects, as well as to promote geographic methods and digital tools in Hispano-Americanist historiography.

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