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APPX-based Archives Enterprise Manager (AXAEM)
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APPX-based Archives Enterprise Manager (AXAEM). Geospatial Multistate Archive and Preservation Partnership (GeoMAPP) [Web]. 2011. http://www.geomapp.net/docs/AXAEM_Review_final_20111231.pdf
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Open geospatial data access and preservation
AVCE00 - Arc/Info (binary) Vector Coverage E00 Library
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AVCE00 - Arc/Info (binary) Vector Coverage E00 Library. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2006. http://avce00.maptools.org/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Arc/Info Binary Coverage Format Analysis
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Arc/Info Binary Coverage Format Analysis. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2006. http://avce00.maptools.org/docs/v7_bin_cover.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial data software dependence, GIS data
Arc/Info Export (E00) Format Analysis
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Arc/Info Export (E00) Format Analysis. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2000. http://avce00.maptools.org/docs/v7_e00_cover.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial data software dependence, GIS data
ArcCatalog Metadata Tools
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ESRI. ArcCatalog Metadata Tools. Marine Metadata Interoperability [Web]. 2010. http://www.marinemetadata.org/references/arccatalog
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools
ArcView® Metadata Collector v2.0 Extension
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ArcView® Metadata Collector v2.0 Extension. National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) [Web]. 2010. http://www.csc.noaa.gov/metadata/download.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
BNA2MIF
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BNA2MIF. Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University [Web]. 2004. ftp://ftp.ciesin.org/pub/census/usa/contrib/bna2mif/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
BTS Data Converter
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BTS Data Converter. Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) [Web]. 2010. http://www.bts.gov/publications/north_american_transportation_atlas_data/html/data_converter.html
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Blue Marble Desktop For Raster, Vector, Coordinate, CAD, LiDAR and DEM, Geospatial Data
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Blue Marble Desktop For Raster, Vector, Coordinate, CAD, LiDAR and DEM, Geospatial Data. Blue Marble Geographics [Web]. 2010. http://www.bluemarblegeo.com/products/desktop.php
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data, LIDAR data
CatMDEdit OpenSource Project
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CatMDEdit OpenSource Project. National Geographic Institute of Spain (IGN) [Web]. 2010. http://catmdedit.sourceforge.net/index.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
Cost Estimation Toolkit (CET)
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Hunolt, G., Booth, B., Banks, M.. Cost Estimation Toolkit (CET). National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Open Source Software. [Web]. 2008. http://opensource.gsfc.nasa.gov/projects/CET/index.php
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Topic(s): Appraisal and selection of geospatial data for preservation, Financing (sustainability and cost models)
Creating FGDC and NBII metadata with Metavist 2005. Gen. Tech. Rep. NC-255
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Rugg, David J.. Creating FGDC and NBII metadata with Metavist 2005. Gen. Tech. Rep. NC-255. Forest Service, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) [Web]. 2004. http://www.ncrs.fs.fed.us/pubs/viewpub.asp?key=2737
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
DBFmeta: A Tool to Help Document DBF Files
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Schweitzer, P. N. . DBFmeta: A Tool to Help Document DBF Files. United States Geological Survey (USGS) [Web]. 2009. http://geology.usgs.gov/tools/metadata/tools/doc/dbfmeta.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
DEM 2 GeoEG
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Reddy, M.. DEM 2 GeoEG. Artificial Intelligence Center, Sri International [Web]. 2002. http://www.ai.sri.com/~reddy/geovrml/dem2geoeg/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
DGNLib: a Microstation DGN (ISFF) Reader
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Warmerdam, F.. DGNLib: a Microstation DGN (ISFF) Reader. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2006. http://dgnlib.maptools.org/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data, GIS data
E00compr - A Library to Read/Write Compressed E00 Files
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E00compr - A Library to Read/Write Compressed E00 Files. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2009. http://avce00.maptools.org/e00compr/index.html
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
EPA Metadata Editor (EME)
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EPA Metadata Editor (EME). United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) [Web]. 2010. http://www.epa.gov/geospatial/eme.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
Esri Geoportal Server - Open Source Software
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Esri Geoportal Server - Open Source Software. Environmental Systems Research Institute Incorporated, (Esri Inc.) [Web]. 2011. http://geoportal.sourceforge.net/
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools
FWTools: Open Source GIS Binary Kit for Windows and Linux
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Warmerdam, F.. FWTools: Open Source GIS Binary Kit for Windows and Linux. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2010. http://fwtools.maptools.org/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
FreeGIS Database
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FreeGIS Database. Intevation GmbH [Web]. 2010. http://freegis.org/database/?cat=11
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
GIS Data Translators
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GIS Data Translators. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2006. http://avce00.maptools.org/gistrans_links.html
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
GeoCommunity - Translators
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GeoCommunity - Translators. GeoCommunity [Web]. 2010. http://software.geocomm.com/translators/
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Topic(s): Online access to tools and resources
GeoNetwork Opensource
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GeoNetwork Opensource. Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) [Web]. 2010. http://geonetwork-opensource.org/
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
GeoServer
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GeoServer. OpenGeo [Web]. 2001. http://geoserver.org/
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Topic(s): Online access to tools and resources, Open geospatial data access and preservation
JCDF
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Taylor, M. B.. JCDF. University of Bristol, School of Physics, Astrophysics [Web]. 2013. http://www.star.bristol.ac.uk/~mbt/jcdf/
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Topic(s): Open and non-proprietary formats
JHOVE - JSTORE/Harvard Object Validation Environment
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JHOVE - JSTORE/Harvard Object Validation Environment. Harvard University [Web]. 2009. http://hul.harvard.edu/jhove/
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Topic(s): Geospatial data software dependence, Internet-based infrastructure and services (cloud storage and LOCKSS)
KML2Shapefile
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Beermann, T.. KML2Shapefile. Interactive Earth [Web]. 2009. http://interactiveearth.blogspot.com/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Lidar Data Handler
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Lidar Data Handler. National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) [Web]. 2010. http://www.csc.noaa.gov/digitalcoast/tools/lidarhandler/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data, LIDAR data
M3Cat
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M3Cat. Intélec Géomatique [Web]. 2010. http://www.intelec.ca/html/en/technologies/m3cat.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
MITAB MapInfo .TAB and .MIF/.MID Read/Write Library
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MITAB MapInfo .TAB and .MIF/.MID Read/Write Library. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2008. http://mitab.maptools.org/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data, GIS data
MQ: A Tcl Interface to Query Formal Metadata
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Schweitzer, P. N. . MQ: A Tcl Interface to Query Formal Metadata. United States Geological Survey (USGS) [Web]. 2009. http://geology.usgs.gov/tools/metadata/tools/doc/mq.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
MetaGenie
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MetaGenie. Gigateway, Association for Geographic Information [Web]. 2010. http://www.gigateway.org.uk/metadata/metagenie.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
Nautical Chart Reprojector
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Nautical Chart Reprojector. National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) [Web]. 2010. http://www.csc.noaa.gov/digitalcoast/tools/chartreprojector/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Nautical Chart Viewer
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Nautical Chart Viewer. National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) [Web]. 2010. http://www.csc.noaa.gov/digitalcoast/tools/chartviewer/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
OGR Simple Feature Library
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OGR Simple Feature Library. Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) [Web]. 2010. http://www.gdal.org/ogr/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
OpenGeo
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OpenGeo. Open Plans [Web]. 2004. http://opengeo.org/
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Topic(s): Online access to tools and resources, Open geospatial data access and preservation
Preludio
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Preludio. disy Informationssysteme GmbH [Web]. 2010. http://www.disy.net/en/products/preludio.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
Shape2Earth
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Shape2Earth. Shape2Earth [Web]. 2010. http://shape2earth.com/default.aspx
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Shapefile C Library V1.2
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Warmerdam, F.. Shapefile C Library V1.2. DM Solutions Group, MapGears, and Gateway Geomatics [Web]. 2009. http://shapelib.maptools.org/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Software (freeware) and Related Files
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Ralston, B. A.. Software (freeware) and Related Files. University of Tennessee, Knoxville [Web]. 2010. http://tnatlas.geog.utk.edu/downloadfree.htm
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Solutions for MapInfo Professional Users
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Solutions for MapInfo Professional Users. Safe Software [Web]. 2010. http://www.safe.com/solutions/application/mapinfo.php
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Spatial Knowledge Base Server
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Spatial Knowledge Base Server. Spatial Knowledge Company [Web]. 2005. http://www.spatialknowledgecompany.com/software.jsp
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Topic(s): Internet-based infrastructure and services (cloud storage and LOCKSS)
TerraGear
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TerraGear. Sourceforge [Web]. 2010. http://terragear.sourceforge.net/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Tkme: Another Editor for Formal Metadata
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Schweitzer, P. N. . Tkme: Another Editor for Formal Metadata. United States Geological Survey (USGS) [Web]. 2009. http://geology.usgs.gov/tools/metadata/tools/doc/tkme.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data
What is OGDI?
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What is OGDI?. Sourceforge [Web]. 2006. http://ogdi.sourceforge.net/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
Xena
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Xena. Digital Preservation Software, National Archives of Australia [Web]. 2009. http://xena.sourceforge.net/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
deegree
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deegree. lat/lon GmbH [Web]. 2010. http://www.deegree.org/
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Topic(s): Conversion tools for geospatial data
xtme: An Editor for Formal Metadata
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Schweitzer, P. N. . xtme: An Editor for Formal Metadata. United States Geological Survey (USGS) [Web]. 2009. http://geology.usgs.gov/tools/metadata/tools/doc/xtme.html
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Topic(s): Geospatial metadata tools, Preservation metadata for geospatial data