This project has been taken over by ReStore:A Sustainable Web Resources Repository, an ESRC project aimed at the preservation and maintenance of web resources, funded by ESRC.

Project Name:GEOgraphical REFERencing resources for social scientists

Current Address
ReStore Project, National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM)
Murray Building 58, School of Social Sciences
University of Southampton
Highfield, , Southampton
SO17 1BJ
Contact email:

Dave Martin


Dave is a Professor of Geography at the University of Southampton. His personal pages at describe his research interests and publications, which derive from 20 years working with social science applications of geographical information systems. He is director of the ESRC/JISC Census Programme and a co-director of the ESRC National Centre for Research Methods.

Samantha Cockings


A lecturer in Geography at the University of Southampton, Samantha has extensive experience in teaching geographical information systems and in research particularly with geographically referenced health data.

Samuel Leung


Samuel is an e-learning technologist with expertise in the development of online geographical online learning resources. He is a land surveyor by training and has most recently worked on the JISC/NSF funded DialogPLUS project. Before joining the School of Geography at Southampton, he was a lecturer in cartography at Oxford Brookes University.