Terra Digitalis

Aim & Scope

Terra Digitalis is a peer-reviewed international e-journal of maps. Its purpose is to provide a forum for the publication of thematic maps related with Earth Sciences and Geography, among other disciplines, to facilitate the online distribution of digital cartographic works, recognizing its value as scientific products.


The journal main audience are the Earth Sciences and Geography academic communities. Although it accepts contributions from any region of the world, studies focusing on Mexico and Latin America are especially welcomed.

Terra Digitalis

Peer Review

Maps and manuscripts submitted to the journal normally undergo single blind peer review; however, double blind review or open review can be requested.

Periodicity & Languages

The journal publishes two issues per year, in digital format only. Contributions can be either in English or Spanish.


Terra Digitalis, edited by Centro de Geociencias, Instituto de Geografía, Instituto de Geología, Instituto de Geofísica and Centro de Investigaciones en Geografía Ambiental of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, adheres to the COPE ethic guidelines.

Open Acces Policy

Terra Digitalis is an Open Access journal and its contents fall under an Attribution-NonCommercial ShareAlike 4.0 Internacional (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) Creative Commons license.

Editores de la Revista

La revista Terra Digitalis, es un proyecto de e-journal internacional, arbitrado (y en un futuro, indexado), editado por los Institutos de Geografía, Geología y Geofísica y los Centros de Geociencias y de Investigaciones en Geografía Ambiental de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.

Terra Digitalis, Year 2, No. 2, october 2018 - april 2019, is a biannual publication edited by Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, through Instituto de Geografía, Circuito de la Investigación Científica s/n, Ciudad Universitaria, Col. Copilco, Del. Coyoacán, C.P. 04510, Ciudad de México, Tel. (+52 55) 5623-4104 ext. 154, http://terradigitalis.unam.mx, contacto@terradigitalis.unam.mx. Editor: Dra. Penélope López Quiroz. Reservation of rights to the exclusive use of the title No. 04-2017-121818551300-203, ISSN: 2594-0694, granted by Instituto Nacional del Derecho de Autor. Responsible for the last update of this number, M. en C. Francisco Javier Osorno Covarrubias. Last updated, january 2019. The articles contents are the responsibility of the authors and do not reflect the views of the reviewers, the editor or the UNAM. Partial or total reproduction of the published materials is authorized as long as the complete source and the electronic address of the publication are cited.