Mapping and Visualization Technologies

Mapping Indigenous Worlds Lab members interested in creating entries for the Mapping Indigenous Worlds Atlas have several resources available for creating interactive digital maps and stories. Please consult the homepage for ongoing or upcoming workshop series or contact the Mapping Indigenous Worlds Digital Specialist, Chris Whitehead, to set up a one-on-one tutorial or consultation about specific projects.

ArcGIS Online

ArcGIS Online is an intuitive cloud-based map-making software. Users can create, analyze, and publish maps that combine spatial, demographic, environmental, lifestyle data -- and more.

ArcGIS StoryMaps

ArcGIS StoryMaps helps users create and publish digital stories that combine maps, images, text, sound, and video.


Developed at UVA’s SHANTI (Sciences, Humanities, and Arts Network of Technological Initiatives) by Research Professor Bill Ferster and Professor S. Max Edelson, VisualEyes is a fully operational HTML5 authoring tool designed to create and display interactive visualizations of data, text, sound, and images.