Middle Eastern Geodatabase for Antiquities (MEGA) - Jordan
System Web Site
- Overview Video
- Project brochure (PDF, 2pp., 504KB)
- "The Middle Eastern Geodatabase for Antiquities (MEGA): An Open Source GIS-Based Heritage Site Inventory and Management System," by David Myers and Alison Dalgity in Change Over Time, Vol. 2, No. 1 2012, 32-57. (PDF, 503KB)
Articles in the GCI newsletter
- MEGA–Jordan Launched (Spring 2011)
- MEGA–Jordan Deployed (Fall 2010)
- Visiting Project Partners (Fall 2010)
- MEGA Prototype Installed (Fall 2009)
- GIS Being Developed for Jordan and Iraq (Spring 2008)
- Allsop, Laura. "Iraq harnesses technology to protect ancient treasures." CNN. July 21, 2011.
- Gavlak, Dale. "Jordan creates online archaeology treasure trove." Washington Times. April 12, 2011.
- Kennedy, Randy. "In History-Rich Region, a Very New System Tracks Very Old Things." New York Times. August 24, 2010.
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Last updated: December 2012