HGISE is developed by a work team of the Department of Geography and
Sociology of the University of Lleida located in the city of Lleida, at 160km from Barcelona.
We focus our research in all those subjects that contribute
to the understanding of the development and integration of Europe from a
The GIS approach takes into account the geospatial condition of data, which
is crucial for the understanding of Europe's evolution throughout last
centuries. A Geographical Information System is not only a solution that
enables to create and visualize all sort of data on interactive maps, but also a technology
that enables to go further when analysing this data, so that the results and
conclusions achieved cannot be accomplished with other tools.
Extent of Europe considered by HGISE