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Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Update to geodata portal

Go-Geo!, the JISC-funded OA database of geospatial data, has been updated.

... Our new international gateway is available via a link from the home page to other international geoportals. Alternatively, browse records describing international geospatial data created by UK academics.

My Go-Geo! now allows registered users of the service to bookmark their favourite web resources, manage their metadata news subscriptions and directly access all metadata records listed within their private institutional nodes.

The metadata editor tool has a new name GeoDoc and an easily recognisable logo. To complement our new international gateway, users can now use GeoDoc to document their international geospatial datasets. ...

See also our past post on Go-Geo!.