Data Format Guides
EUROGI: European Umbrella Organisation for Geographic Information
EUROGI provide links to geographic information standards and specifications.
Geocommunity provide information on the following GIS data formats:
- digital map formats;
- vector file formats;
- raster file formats;
- information types;
- software file formats.
GIS Lounge provides links to:
- guides to the various file formats and tools for data format conversions;
- find conversion utilities to convert from one GIS application to another.
GPS Babel Documentation
This is the readme file from the GPS Babel conversion tool.
Section 3 lists all the formats it reads and describes their use and original manufacturer.
Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)
Documents are available for reviewing and downloading on: the OpenGIS abstract specification; approved OpenGIS implementation specifications; OGC recommendation papers and information about conformant products.
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