Interactive maps

Interactive maps add colour and interest to websites, wattle sites, lectures or presentations, and make it possible to show more than one layer of information.

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Many types of maps

CartoGIS produces maps highlighting a range of themes such as historical empires, ethnicity, election results, transport systems, military placements, historic battles, disputed borders and archaeological sites.

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Black and white or colour

CartoGIS produces custom maps and diagrams for College staff and research students to meet your specific publication, research or education needs (in colour or black and white).

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Military mapping

CartoGIS has produced a number of maps about military campaigns and Australia's peacekeeping operations overseas.

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3D maps and small movies

CartoGIS can manipulate 3D geographical data and create small movies similar to this one of Bali.

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CartoGIS source, create, store, and disseminate high quality digital material including maps and diagrams, innovative interactive products and animations to support education, research and outreach activities at the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific. Our services are available to the College’s staff and PhD candidates.

Please use our online request form to submit your requests for maps, diagrams, or interactive material, for both education and research purposes.

Maps and diagrams

Custom produced maps to enhance your research and teaching.

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Animated or interactive

Animated or interactive maps and diagrams for your website, wattle site, classroom or presentations.

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GIS analysis

We use Geographic Information System software to accurately locate data and assist in finding patterns and relationships.

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Maps Online

Search and download base maps produced by CartoGIS (as raster or vector files).

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Map collection index

Search our physical and digital map resources of over 25,000 published maps, focusing on Asia and the Pacific.

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Tools and links

Useful tools and websites to help you make maps, and a spreadsheet to convert coordinates.

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From time to time we will feature useful resources to help you create content you can use in teaching and presentations.

On you can make a colour map suitable for a talk or embedding in a website. StepMap helps you place lines, curves and icons, add cities and text, change colours and add some interactivity with pictures or video in pop-up boxes if you wish. View example maps or watch the on-site tutorial to learn more.

If you can't produce the map you need, remember we are here to assist College staff and PhD candidates with quality cartographic products suitable for teaching or research.


Updated:  11 December 2013/Responsible Officer:  CartoGIS Coordinator/Page Contact:  CartoGIS Coordinator