org.opengis.metadata.identification
Interface Keywords


@UML(identifier="MD_Keywords",
     specification=ISO_19115)
public interface Keywords

Keywords, their type and reference source.

Since:
GeoAPI 2.0

Method Summary
 Collection<? extends InternationalString> getKeywords()
          Commonly used word(s) or formalised word(s) or phrase(s) used to describe the subject.
 Citation getThesaurusName()
          Name of the formally registered thesaurus or a similar authoritative source of keywords.
 KeywordType getType()
          Subject matter used to group similar keywords.
 

Method Detail

getKeywords

@UML(identifier="keyword",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Collection<? extends InternationalString> getKeywords()
Commonly used word(s) or formalised word(s) or phrase(s) used to describe the subject.

Returns:
Word(s) or phrase(s) used to describe the subject.

getType

@UML(identifier="type",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
KeywordType getType()
Subject matter used to group similar keywords.

Returns:
Subject matter used to group similar keywords, or null.

getThesaurusName

@UML(identifier="thesaurusName",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115)
Citation getThesaurusName()
Name of the formally registered thesaurus or a similar authoritative source of keywords.

Returns:
Name of registered thesaurus or similar authoritative source of keywords, or null.


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