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IMIA Member Stanfords expands maritime offering with the purchase of Bookharbour

Stanfords the UK’s leading specialist retailer of maps, travel books and other travel accessories has finalized the purchase of Bookharbour from the maritime digital solutions provider OneOcean Group.

Bookharbour was the leisure division of the OneOcean Group, which is the largest global supplier of voyage solutions for the maritime industry.

OneOcean have taken great care to ensure that Bookharbour becomes part of a company that has the energy, experience and focus to continue to nurture the business. Stanfords has been a partner to them for many years and already has a strong reputation in maritime and specialist book sales. It is a perfect match.


IMIA Welcomes New Gold Sponsor

East View Companies has two entities related to maps and geospatial products: East View Geospatial and East View Map Link.

East View Geospatial sells professionally sourced and customized maps, charts, and geospatial data from global sources in all categories: topographic, 3D, DEM, GIS, vector, nautical, aeronautical, geological, scientific, and imagery. Our in-house cartographic production team builds custom products to exacting standards and creates its own series of products using a variety of authoritative data to fit any demand.

East View Map Link is America’s largest wholesale map distributor for resellers with access to unique publishers from around the world. Our experienced staff understands the needs of resellers and takes the lead in recommending map selections and other map-related products for your store or website, along with a suite of value-added services such as warehousing, fulfillment, and drop shipping. Map Link also manages the direct-to-consumer brands of Omnimap, Longitude Maps, and Lakemaps for recreational fishing, hiking, biking, travel, and wall art enthusiasts.

IMIA Welcomes New Member

CartDeco provides cartographic design services for print and digital media, professional consulting services in the spatial sector including the use of desktop, cloud and field collection GIS software and tools, and map publishing workflows. We are also a publisher of map products, both hard copy and digital. Our latest releases available for worldwide distribution and sales are the Earth wall map and the World Flags poster. Both are printed on high quality stock and measure A0 in size (841 × 1189 mm/33.1 × 46.8 inches).

Contact Craig Molyneux at to order or for more information.

Join us for an exclusive IMIA-sponsored event on the eve of the London Book Fair. Connect with your industry colleagues while exploring Stanfords London location full of more than 55,000 items. Hear from our guest speaker James Cheshire as he discusses his work and award winning book (winner of the Stanfords Award and BCS Award in 2021).

Register now

Be sure to mark your calendar!

June 23, 2022

*In-person event*

More information to come soon for this event

GeoIgnite is a free virtual event that invites the community to come together online for updates on services, investment, and technology from geospatial leaders from Canada’s public and private sector. The themes of the conference relate to climate change and offers the perfect opportunity to see what the sector is doing to monitor and combat climate change.

AutoCarto 2022 (November 2-4, 2022) brings attention to ethical responsibilities we face in all aspects of our discipline with conversations on the power of maps and the critical need for integrity, inclusion, and empathy in cartography and GIScience. This event is in-person and virtual.

Submissions on topics from all areas of cartographic and geographic information science are welcome.

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