Introduction to OpenLayers
1. OpenLayers Basics¶
OpenLayers is a library for building mapping applications in a browser. This workshop covers the well established 2.x series, while development of a new 3.x series with a different API has begun. The library lets developers integrate data from a variety of sources, provides a friendly API, and results in engaging and responsive mapping applications.
This module introduces fundamental OpenLayers concepts for creating a map.
What this module covers
In this module you will create a map, dissect your map to understand the parts, and get links to additional learning resources.
Boundless provides commercial open source software for internet mapping and geospatial application development. We are dedicated to the growth and support of open source software.
This work is licensed under a Creative Non Commercial-Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States License. Feel free to use this material, but we ask that you please retain the Boundless branding, logos and style.