Michael F. Goodchild is Associate Director
of the Alexandria Digital Library project, and Professor of Geography at UC Santa
Barbara. He is also associated with the National Center for Geographic Information
and Analysis (www.ncgia.ucsb.edu), and
his full CV is available there under Personnel. He also chairs the Mapping Science
Committee of the National Research Council, where he led a recent effort to develop
the vision of Distributed Geolibraries (see www.nas.edu
under Earth Science, Board on Earth Science and Resources, Mapping Science Committee).