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Tuesday, November 15, 2005

More on OA to geospatial data

Two items from the November issue of November issue of Newsline EDINA:
  1. EDINA has improved Go-Geo, the JISC-funded OA database of geospatial data. Details in New improved Go-Geo.
  2. EDINA has launched a scoping study of Geospatial Repository for Academic Deposit and Extraction (GRADE). "GRADE will consider the suitability of today's repository software for enabling access to geospatial data. In particular, GRADE will focus on the sharing and reuse of derived geospatial data." Details in GRADE scoping study.