FGDC Creation - A Hands-on Metadata Creation Experience

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Presenter: Phil Yang

Metadata is the data for describing your data so that others can easily find and assess your data for their usage. Through hands-on experience, the workshop will introduce:

  • 1. Basic concepts and requirements of FGDC metadata.
  • 2. How to create FGDC metadata using desktop and online tools.
  • 3. How to register metadata created in a catalog.
  • 4. How to provide metadata that can help to easily discover your data through a searching engine.