CodeTopo is a software that allows to automatically draw maps from list of cartesian coordinates. Drawings are constituted by vector objects and are saved in a PDF file.
The graphics can be scaled and, if these options are set, CodeTopo will draw : a peripheral grid, a cartridge with legend, north arrow,etc.
Why do students already involved in GIS have such a challenging time finding topics for papers? Why is it so hard, and how can educators and professionals help?