Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research
The DIS is an Internet-based data and information system with the following objectives in focus: 1) Dissemination of data created within the IAI scientific projects by using a metadata creation and management process; 2) Data discovery; and 3) Contribute for the standardization and exchange of scientific data between investigators and institutions. Click over here for more information.
Luis Marcelo Achite
lmachite at dir.iai.int
Types of Metadata
- FGDC: XML and HTML
Approximate number of Metadata Records
- FGDC: 532
Rate at which Metadata are being created/added
- Irregularly. In general, the researchers access only on the creation moment. This should be changed in the future.
Locally hosted metadata services
- Website for search and retrieval