Guidelines for implementation of USGIN metadata content recommendations in ISO 19139 XML metadata

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Author: Richard, Stephen M., USGIN Specifications Drafting Team
Description:This document describes recommended practices for encoding the USGIN-recommended metadata content for geoscience resources following the USGIN profile for ISO19139 XML metadata. Guidelines are in sections for elements required by USGIN profile, additional elements required for ISO19139 validation, elements required based on the kind of resource being described, and optional elements.
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Author Contact Information
Distributor Contact Information
Name: Stephen M Richard
Organization Name: Arizona Geological Survey
Street: 416 W. Congress 100
City: Tucson
State: Arizona
Zip: 85701
Phone: 520-770-3500
Geographic Extent
North Bounding Latitude: 75
South Bounding Latitude: 17
East Bounding Longitude: -64
West Bounding Longitude: -179.9