Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

We are a library looking at using GeoServer and GeoNetwork as the basis of a GIS repository/catalog. When we enter layers in GeoServer and then harvest using GeoNetwork, we end up with a large number of layers for which we have to enter metadata in GeoNetwork. University of Virgina have a tool that they use to group layers, and then publish the record for the group to GeoNetwork, but I was wondering if other people had come up with solutions that they would be willing to share.

share|improve this question
    
Hi Garey, could you help me understand your question a bit better?GeoNetwork is requiring entry of metadata on a per-layer basis, where you'd like to provide metadata at a higher level? How are you producing the metadata documents? – scw Aug 18 '10 at 1:34

I don't need it for the moment but it seems Geonode is a way to get a solution (http://projects.opengeo.org/CAPRA/wiki/CSW_client_implementation_guidelines)

I've only heard of this project. If someone have more informations, I will be happy to get them too.

Official Geonode website on http://geonode.org/about/

share|improve this answer
    
Looks like a decent answer AND it's the only answer :) +100 – JasonBirch Aug 20 '10 at 23:08

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.