'The metadata accompanying your data should be written for a user 20 years into the future ... Prepare the metadata for a user who is unfamiliar with your project, methods, or observations.' Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Distributed Active Archive Center
Use the Research Data Portal (RDP) metadata element guide below to richly describe your dataset.
See Manage your research data for more RDP metadata guidance (Intranet)
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