Discussion List


The Mapping-Cyberspace list is for the free and open discussion of any aspect of mapping, measuring and visualising the Internet, the Web and other elements of cyberspace. There is a growing body of work developing visualisation techniques to map Internet infrastructure, traffic flows, user demographics and information structures.

The list is open to all. It is not just for academics.

Areas for discussion might include (this is not a definitive list):

Practical Info

Joining the Mapping-Cyberspace List

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Send an email to:
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Posting to the Mapping-Cyberspace List

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Leaving the Mapping-Cyberspace List


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Archives of the Mapping-Cyberspace List

A full archive of all postings on the Mapping-Cyberspace list are held by JISCMAIL. You can browse and search them.

Some Background

The Mapping-Cyberspace discussion list was started by Martin Dodge and Rob Kitchin. It is a free and lightly moderated discussion list, open to all those interested in this emerging and evolving field. The list is provided by the JISCMAIL service, based at the University of Newcastle.

The list owners are Martin Dodge and Rob Kitchin, and any questions or problems with list should be sent to them at

We would like to stress that the Mapping-Cyberspace discussion list:


This page is maintained by Martin Dodge ( remove the NOSPAMMY bit), Cyber-Geography Research, Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London. Last revised on 16th August 2002.

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