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    Building Generic Quality Indicators for OpenStreetMap


    Ciepłuch, Błażej and Mooney, Peter and Winstanley, Adam C. (2011) Building Generic Quality Indicators for OpenStreetMap. In: 19th annual GIS Research UK (GISRUK). (In Press)

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    Abstract

    OpenStreetMap (OSM) is a very good example of the Volunteered Geographical Information (VGI) paradigm. After a literature review and technology overview of quality assessment in OpenStreetMap we feel that some new methods of quality assessment in VGI such as OSM are required. Currently OSM quality assessment is heavily reliant on “bug checking” and rely heavily upon human interaction to complete. In this paper we provide some alternative methods for quality assessment in OSM. Included in this discussion will be suggestions on how these methods can be implemented, categorization of the difficulty in implementation, and issues of automated quality assessment.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
    Keywords: OpenStreetmap; Data Quality; VGI quality;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
    Item ID: 2483
    Depositing User: Błażej Ciepłuch
    Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2011 09:58
    Refereed: Yes
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