Guides for Mappers and Event Planners

Choose from remote and local mapping tasks below.

Mapper Resources

Getting Started with the OpenStreetMap Geography Awareness Week!

Here’s an overview of the mapathon and guides.

Making the most of OpenStreetMap with the iD editor

Tips for getting started with the iD editor.

Advanced OpenStreetMap with the JOSM editor

More advanced users may want to migrate to the JOSM editor at some point for improved editing efficiency or specialized needs.

Event Planner Resources

Event Guide

Here are helpful tips for organizing an event, from recruiting participants, logistics on the day, to follow up.

Event Checklist

Checklist to help in the preperation, on the day, and follow up to your event:


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