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).

Email: good@ncgia.ucsb.edu