CI Citation for MD DataIdentification

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Citation Information

Recommendations on how to use CI_Citation for a dataset or resource for which the scope of the metadata applies to (excluding publications)
Go to: CI_Citation for generic guidance on how to use this section.


Definition and Recommended Practice

1 title 1

Name by which the resource is known. Titles should be succinct yet descriptive including the topic, and where relevant, temporal info, geography and related programs. Spell out any acronyms.

Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
2 alternateTitle 0..* Short name or other language name by which the cited information is known.
3 date 1..* Publication date identifies when the resource was issued and made publicly available.

Creation date identifies when the resource was created or first date of data collection.
Revision date identifies when the resource was changed.
If the publication or creation date is "unknown" or "inapplicable" then use the gco:nilReason attribute instead of gco:Date. Whenever possible, also include both creation date and revision date.

date: (CI_Date)
  date: 1977-12-31
  dateType: (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
date: (CI_Date)
  date: 2015-09-25
  dateType: (CI_DateTypeCode) revision
date: (CI_Date)
  date: (unknown)
  dateType: (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
4 edition 0..1 Current version of the cited resource.
5 editionDate (choose one)

0..1 Date or Date and Time of the version.
6 identifier 0..* Unique identifier used to reference the data, such as a DOI. When the identifer has a permanent URL, then use the gmx:Anchor field instead of gco:CharacterString field.
identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
  code: doi:10.7289/V5TB14TS
  xlink:title="DOI" xlink:actuate="onRequest">
7 citedResponsibleParty 0..* Name and position information for an individual or organization that is responsible for the resource. Highly recommend providing individualName or organizationName of the originators and the publishers.
citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_Responsibility)
    individualName:  Frazer, Jane
    organisationName:  Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    role:  (CI_RoleCode) originator
citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_Responsibility)
    individualName:  Fisk, Mary
    organisationName:  Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    role:  (CI_RoleCode) originator
citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_Responsibility)
    organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information
    role:  (CI_RoleCode) publisher
8 presentationForm 0..* The physical or digital form in which the resource is available.
9 series 0..1 Information about the series or collection of which the resource is a part.
series: (CI_Series)
  name: Journal of Geophysical Research
  issueIdentification: Volume 121, Issue 11
  page: 7754-7774
10 otherCitationDetails 0..1 Other information required to complete the citation that is not recorded elsewhere.
11 collectiveTitle 0..1 Information about the combined resource of which the dataset is a part. The description may include information on other volumes which are also available. Use MD_AssociatedResource section to provide full citation.
12 ISBN 0..1 International Standard Book Number
13 ISSN 0..1 International Standard Serial Number
14 onlineResource 0..* Link to online material.
onLine: (CI_OnlineResource)
name:  Bar Harbor, Maine Coastal Digital Elevation Model ASCII DEM
description: Download DEM, metadata and readme file.
function: (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) download
15 graphic 0..* Image associated with the cited resource.
graphicOverview:  (MD_BrowseGraphic)
fileDescription:  data locations
fileType:  PNG

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