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Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines


(1) Identification   (2) Data Quality   (3) Spatial Data Organization   (4) Spatial Reference   (5) Entities and Attributes   (6) Distribution   (7) Metadata Reference

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Entity and Attribute Information

FGCD Identifier
Minnesota State Element Name
Field Type
5.2.1 Entity and Attribute Overview text free text A summary of the information contained within the data set.
5.2.2 Entity and Attribute Detailed Citation text free text A reference to one or more detailed sources of information on the content of the data set; for example, a digital or hardcopy data dictionary. (See FGDC Standard for data dictionary format information.) The user may attach or link to a detailed data dictionary.

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