The Journal of Spatial Information Science (JOSIS) is an international, interdisciplinary, open-access journal dedicated to publishing high-quality, original research articles in spatial information science. The journal aims to publish research spanning the theoretical foundations of spatial and geographical information science, through computation with geospatial information, to technologies for geographical information use.

Current Issue: Issue 16 (2018) Special Feature on 25th GIS Research UK (GISRUK) conference

Research Articles


A grounding-based ontology of data quality measures
Franz-Benjamin Mocnik, Amin Mobasheri, Luisa Griesbaum, Melanie Eckle, Clemens Jacobs, and Carolin Klonner

Special Feature Editorial


25 Years of GISRUK
Jonny Huck

Special Feature Research Articles


Using mobility data as proxy for measuring urban vitality
Patrizia Sulis, Ed Manley, Chen Zhong, and Michael Batty