A high-performance, feature-packed library for all your mapping needs.
Pull tiles from OSM, Bing, MapBox, Stamen, and any other XYZ source you can find. OGC mapping services and untiled layers also supported.
Render vector data from GeoJSON, TopoJSON, KML, GML, Mapbox vector tiles, and other formats.
Leverages Canvas 2D, WebGL, and all the latest greatness from HTML5. Mobile support out of the box. Build lightweight custom profiles with just the components you need.
Style your map controls with straight-forward CSS. Hook into different levels of the API or use 3rd party libraries to customize and extend functionality.
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Spend time learning the basics and graduate up to advanced mapping techniques.
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Browse through the API docs for details on code usage.
In case you are not ready (yet) for the latest version of OpenLayers, we provide links to selected resources of older major versions of the software.
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