MIM Information Services and Products: An Overview

Author(s) Pauline Simpson (SOC, UK) and Peter Pissierssens (IOC)
Summary Two Sessions of the IODE Group of Experts on Marine Information Management (GE-MIM) were relevant to the IODE-XVI/IODE-XVI inter-sessional period: The Fourth Session (Athens, Greece, 17-19 January 1996 i.e. just prior to IODE-XV) and the Sixth Session (Silver Spring, Maryland, USA, 31 May – 3 June 1999). The main services and products recommended for development by these Sessions were (extracted from the GEMIM-V and GEMIM-VI Action Plans): FIFTH SESSION  Setting up of GEMIM listserv  Development of a full catalogue of IOC publications  Standard IOC web page structure for Member States IOC page  Development of Global Directory of Marine Institutions and Scientists  MIM Publication Series  Directory of training opportunities in MIM SIXTH SESSION  IOC catalogue of publications (cont. From GEMIM-V)  Development of ‘IOC web site template’ for Member States web sites  Identification of Integrated Library Management System software  Further development of GLODIR  Identification and detailed terms of reference for MIM Training Modules  Provision of basic library training manual  MIM website development Directory of training opportunities Clearing House (cont. from GEMIM-V)  IOC CD-ROM
Doc Type Working Document
Status Published on 11 Sep 2000
Notes Sixteenth Session of the IOC Committee on International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE), Lisbon, Portugal, 30 October – 9 November 2000
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Group(s): IODE
Created at 10:44 on 20 Jun 2007 by Annelies Groen
Updated at 12:36 on 20 Aug 2008 by Annelies Groen