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OTGA-INOS/UMT Training Course: Metadata using GeoNetwork

Event Type Training Course
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2016-11-20 - End: 2016-11-24
Location Institute of Oceanography and Environment, Institute of Oceanography and Environment Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT), Mengabang Telipot, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
Short Title OTGA-INOS/UMT Training Course:
Summary This course introduces the concept, development, applications and evaluation of metadata. Through a combination of practical exercises, participants will critically examine metadata issues, standards, and best practices, and will evaluate the role of metadata in Ocean data management. Objectives •To introduce Marine Data Managers to the concept of metadata •To introduce metadata standards used to describe marine data •To highlight the importance of metadata for your organization •To provide practical experience in writing good metadata. Learning Outcomes •Understand the principles, concepts and types of metadata; •Explore various metadata standards; •Understand different issues in the applications of metadata standards •Gain experience in applying selected metadata standards to the creation of metadata records; •Practical experience in use of an open source catalogue application to manage metadata; •Implement metadata decisions in ocean data projects
Notes Apply on line at https://otga.wufoo.com/forms/z2lfeqw01l1ph2/
Keywords OTGA

Event Entered By Cláudia DELGADO
Organisers Greg REED

Group(s): IOC , IODE , Capacity Development , JCOMM , WESTPAC , OceanTeacher
Created: 2016-07-03 17:52:14
Last Updated: 2016-10-06 04:22:10