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.
- GeoAPI 1.0
Interface Summary Interface Description AddressLocation of the responsible individual or organization. CitationStandardized resource reference. CitationFactoryA factory for metadata from the citation package. ContactInformation required to enable contact with the responsible person and/or organization. OnLineResourceInformation about on-line sources from which the dataset, specification, or community profile name and extended metadata elements can be obtained. ResponsiblePartyIdentification of, and means of communication with, person(s) and organizations associated with the dataset. TelephoneTelephone numbers for contacting the responsible individual or organization.
Class Summary Class Description OnLineFunctionClass of information to which the referencing entity applies. PresentationFormMode in which the data is represented. RoleFunction performed by the responsible party.