EML example

This is an example of EML the Ecological Metadata Language in XML

Some questions you may have about Metadata:

  • What the heck is metadata anyway and why is it important to my research?
  • What should be documented?
  • Metadata is a pain, what are some tools I can use?
  • Is there a standard I should be using?


In this presentation you will learn how documenting your research process and describing your data will benefit your research and facilitate further discovery and reuse.

Speaker: Susan Borda 

Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2012 10:00-11:00

Location: KL 260 

Contact: sborda@ucmerced.edu