Package org.opengis.metadata.citation

package org.opengis.metadata.citation
Citation and responsible party information. The following is adapted from OpenGIS® Metadata (Topic 11) specification.

This package of datatypes provides a standardized method (citation) for citing a resource (dataset, feature, source, publication, etc.), as well as information about the party responsible for a resource. The responsible party contains the identity of person(s), and/or position, and/or organization(s) associated with the resource. The location (address) of the responsible person or organization is also defined here.

  • Class
    Location of the responsible individual or organization.
    Standardized resource reference.
    Reference date and event used to describe it.
    Information required to enable contact with the responsible person and/or organization.
    Identification of when a given event occurred
    Class of information to which the referencing entity applies.
    Information about on-line sources from which the dataset, specification, or community profile name and extended metadata elements can be obtained.
    Mode in which the data is represented.
    Identification of, and means of communication with, person(s) and organizations associated with the dataset.
    Function performed by the responsible party.
    Information about the series, or aggregate dataset, to which a dataset belongs.
    Telephone numbers for contacting the responsible individual or organization.