The Work Group of public Spanish-Portuguese map libraries (Ibercarto) will make a meeting in the Faculdade de Ciências de l'Universidade do Porto in November 2018, from 15 to 17.

The motto is Cartography: knowledge source and knowledge instrument.

It will be structured in different blocks:

  • Technical treatment of new cartographic resources 
  • Practices and instruments of access to archives and university map libraries
  • Preserve and conservation of cartographic resources 
  • Diffusion of information from productor perspective 
  • Cartography as science: the role of map libraries 
  • Treatment of thematic cartography in map libraries: the case of geologic maps 
  • Digital cartography
  • Historical cartography
  • Other technical, social and historical aspects of cartography and the management of cartographic floors d

There is a call for papers for presenting proposals  until June 2018, 30.

Further information in the website.