Tools and Software

Morphal

  • Brief description: morphological analysis of vector data
  • Online: http://alpage.tge-adonis.fr/fr/cartographie/extension-sig

Depthmap

  • Brief description: main space syntax software
  • Online: http://www.spacesyntax.net/software/ucl-depthmapx/

QGIS

  • Brief description: open source GIS software
  • Online: http://www.qgis.org/

Neatline

  • Brief description: historical map presentation and narrative software
  • Online: http://neatline.org/

aMapApp3 (Amherst Mapping Application, version 3)

  • Brief description: attaching files and textual information to maps (used for overlaying historical maps, see Cityscapes) scripts
  • Online: https://www.amherst.edu/offices/it/projects/atsprojects/aMapApp3

Confeego

  • Brief description: MapInfo plugin for space syntax
  • Online: http://www.spacesyntax.net/software/confeego/

Urban Network Analysis (UNA) Toolbox

  • Brief description: tools for ArcGIS 10,
  • Online: http://cityform.mit.edu/projects/urban-network-analysis.html

Cityscapes

  • Brief description: mapping framework for urban and cultural studies on the basis of aMapApp3. Demo’s available for historical Tokyo and Paris.
  • Online: https://www.amherst.edu/offices/it/projects/atsprojects/cityscapes