Introduction to the ISO 19115-2 Metadata Standard - DISL Data Management Metadata Training Webinar Series - Part 2

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Begins with a brief overview of how the components of the ISO 19115-2 metadata standard are organized, followed by an example completed metadata record. Overview of how to use NOAA NCEI's ISO workbooks and EDM Wiki as resources for writing ISO metadata. The video is 34 minutes. 

Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Mimi Tzeng
Jason Kudulis
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Mobile Bay National Estuary Program
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Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International - CC BY-NC 4.0
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No fee
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Metadata standards
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Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Earth Sciences
Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Oceanography and Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
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Presentation - representation of the particular way in which an author shows, describes or explains one or more concepts, e.g., a set of Powerpoint slides.
Contributor Name: 
Kathy Martinolich
Contributor Organization(s): 
NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI)
Contact Person(s): 
Mimi Tzeng
Contact Organization(s): 
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
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Professional Development - increasing knowledge and capabilities related to managing the data produced, used or re-used, curated and/or archived.
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Lesson - detailed description of an element of instruction in a course, [could be] contained in a unit of one or more lessons, and used by a teacher to guide class instruction. Example: presentation slides on a topic.
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Graduate student
Early-career research scientist
Mid-career research scientist
Research scientist
Undergraduate student
Research faculty
Data manager
Citizen scientist
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Up to 1 hour