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Rubric Assessments for Digital Object Identifier Readiness

Mandatory for DOI Minting

This evaluation tests for the existence of a creator, title, publication date and publisher in the metadata record and provides a preview of the content. If these values already exist in the metadata then we can automatically mint a DOI from the metadata content. The content used to mint a DOI should be the same as the content in the metadata record.

Mandatory for Citation

This evaluation tests for the existence of a creator, title, publication date, publisher and DOI in the metadata record and provides a preview of the content. If these values exist in the metadata then we can automatically generate a recommended citation from the metadata content.

Creator. (publicationYear). Title. Publisher. DOI.

Mandatory for Landing Page

This evaluation tests for the existence of all the fields required to provide a useful and meaningful DOI landing page.

Recommended for Landing Page

This evaluation tests for the existence of all the fields recommended to provide an even more useful and meaningful landing page.
LEGEND
Assessment ResultsExplanation
FieldsContent exists in metadata record.
Content missing from metadata record.
Not used for assessment.

Results4 out of 45 out of 519 out of 1910 out of 10ISO Metadata Content and Location
FieldsMandatory
for DOI Minting
Mandatory
for Citation
Mandatory
for Landing Page
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Field ValueXpath
Basic Citation Fields
Creator(s)
Note
- - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USCGS) - originator

- Dan Neuman - NOAA-National Ocean Service (NOS), Office of the Coast Survey - originator

- Jack Pierce - National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Smithsonian Institution - originator

- Mark Zimmerman - NOAA-National Marine Fisheries Service, Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) - originator

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Publication Year
Note
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TitleNOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys/*/gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:title/*
Publisher(s)
Note
- - National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA - publisher
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DOI
Note
http://dx.doi.org/10.7289/V5BG2KWG//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:identifier/gmd:MD_Identifier/gmd:code/gmx:Anchor/@xlink:href[contains(.,'doi')]
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Dataset CitationCite as: National Ocean Service (2013): NOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys. National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA, doi:10.7289/V5BG2KWG [date of access](//gmd:resourceConstraints/gmd:MD_LegalConstraints/gmd:otherConstraints[contains(.,'cit')]) or (//gmd:resourceConstraints/gmd:MD_LegalConstraints/gmd:otherConstraints[contains(.,'Cit')])"
Descriptive Information
AbstractThe NOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys database is a compilation of surficial sediment composition from multiple sources for over 200,000 seafloor sediment samples primarily around U.S. coastal areas. The descriptions we...//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:abstract[text() !='']
Theme Keywords - Scientific archives

- Electronic records

- Oceanography

- Ocean bottom

- Geology

- Submarine geology

- Marine sediments

- Marine geology

- Sea-floor characteristics

- EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments

- EARTH SCIENCE > Paleoclimate > Ocean/Lake Records > Sediments

- EARTH SCIENCE > Solid Earth > Sediments

- EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments > Sediment Composition

- EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments > Sedimentary Textures

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Place Keywords - VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR

- OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN

- OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN

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Statusongoing
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Maintenance Frequencyirregular//gmd:resourceMaintenance/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation/gmd:maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency/gmd:MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode/@codeListValue
Maintenance NotesThis dataset is updated as new files are received from ongoing NOS Hydrographic Surveys.//gmd:resourceMaintenance/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation/gmd:maintenanceNote[text()!='']"
Browse Graphic URLhttp://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/image/nosseds320x235.jpg//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:graphicOverview/gmd:MD_BrowseGraphic/gmd:fileName[text()!='']
Browse Graphic DescriptionNOS sediment sampling locations in the database//gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:graphicOverview/gmd:MD_BrowseGraphic/gmd:fileDescription[text()!='']
Access
Distribution URL(s) - http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geosamples/survey.jsp

- http://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/marine_geology/

- http://www.iho.int/iho_pubs/IHO_Download.htm#S-57

- http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/hsd/specs/specs.htm

- http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/nosseds/historic_codes.pdf

- http://www.afsc.noaa.gov/RACE/groundfish/Bathymetry/default.htm

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Distribution URL Name(s) - http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geosamples/survey.jsp

- http://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/marine_geology/

- http://www.iho.int/iho_pubs/IHO_Download.htm#S-57

- http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/hsd/specs/specs.htm

- http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/nosseds/historic_codes.pdf

- http://www.afsc.noaa.gov/RACE/groundfish/Bathymetry/default.htm

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Distribution URL Description(s) - Text interface to subset, view data in table form, and/or download data in tab-delimited or KML form.

- ArcGIS interactive map interface to view data locations and values, with links to survey products and information.

- International Hydrographic Organization IHO S-57 descriptive attributes

- NOAA Office of the Coast Survey NOS Hydrographic Survey, Specifications and Deliverables (2014)

- Historic NOS bottom type characteristics codes used in older, hand coded descriptions.

- Link to description of methodology used for NOS survey data digitized from smooth sheets by the National Marine Fisheries Service Alaska Fisheries Science Center (data source AFSC). Caution: Sample locations and descriptions digitized from smooth sheets are approximate values interpreted by the digitizer, not original data.

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Distribution URL Function Code(s) - download

- search

- information

- information

- information

- information

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Resource Formats - Text

- KML

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Fees - free online download
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Access Constraints - otherRestrictions
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Use Limitations - Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
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Contacts
Point Of Contact - - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce - Marine Geology Data Manager

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Point Of Contact - Phone/Email - (303) 497-6339 - geology.info@noaa.gov -

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Distributor Contact - - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce - Marine Geology Data Manager

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Distributor Contact - Phone/Email(303) 497-6339 - geology.info@noaa.gov -

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Extents
Temporal ExtentsBegin:1837-01-01
End: 2013-11-21
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Geographic Extent
Note
E: -64.43167
W: -175.34972
S: 14.27444
N: 72.609314
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