NCGDAP

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NCGDAPNorth Carolina Geospatial Data Archiving Project
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The initial plan of the NCGDAP project involves retention of the data objects in the format received, while also exporting the content into a safer commercial vector format and buying time until a reliable, open alternative emerges.
NCGDAP will be participating in a broader effort by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) and the Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Historical Data Working Group to investigate the role of GML in preservation (FGDC, 2006).
The NCGDAP project will experiment with the use of the Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard, a technology that has emerged in the library community, as a data bundling scheme.