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ISO 19115 metadata|
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nullarguments. A null argument value means that the metadata element can not be provided, and the reason for that is unspecified. Alternatively, users can specify why a metadata element is missing by providing a value created by
Unless otherwise noted in the Javadoc, all getter methods may return an empty collection,
an empty array or
null if the type is neither a collection or an array.
Note that non-null values may be
Unless the metadata object has been marked as unmodifiable and unless otherwise noted in the Javadoc, all collections returned by getter methods are live: adding new elements in the collection modify directly the underlying metadata object.
Defined in the
Class Summary Class Description AbstractPartyInformation about the individual and / or organization of the party. CitationsA set of pre-defined constants and static methods working on citations. DefaultAddressLocation of the responsible individual or organization. DefaultCitationStandardized resource reference. DefaultCitationDateReference date and event used to describe it. DefaultContactInformation required to enable contact with the responsible person and/or organization. DefaultIndividualInformation about the party if the party is an individual. DefaultOnlineResourceInformation about on-line sources from which the dataset, specification, or community profile name and extended metadata elements can be obtained. DefaultOrganisationInformation about the party if the party is an organization. DefaultResponsibilityInformation about the party and their role. DefaultResponsiblePartyIdentification of, and means of communication with, person(s) and organizations associated with the dataset. DefaultSeriesInformation about the series, or aggregate dataset, to which a dataset belongs. DefaultTelephoneTelephone numbers for contacting the responsible individual or organization.