NOAA's CSC Metadata Workshop Materials

This online guide, available from NOAA's Coastal Services Center, includes information on metadata standards, getting started, metadata training, metadata tools, and metadata links. Some of the information is general and introductory, while some of the information pertains specifically to the Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata of the Federal Geographic Data Committee.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • What Does Good Metadata Look Like?
  • Why Share Your Metadata?
  • Why Have a Standard?
  • All About the Green Book
  • How Do You Write Good Metadata?
  • Tools to Help You