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Publishers

Everything you need to know to publish and share data.

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Edit descriptive information of a layer

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Select Edit from the Ellipsis menu for your chosen dataset

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Add and edit descriptive information

What descriptive information can I add? 

Title

Rename your dataset, or keep the default provided by Koordinates.

Owner

This is the organisation or group that owns the data, and is responsible for publishing the data on the Koordinates platform. 

License

If your data is free, you will be asked to set a license. If you choose ‘Creative Commons,’ you will be asked to decide which Creative Commons license applies to your work.

If you wish to add a bespoke license, you can learn how to do this here.

Description

A text field to describe the data layer. 

Category

Choose the category to which the document will belong. This will help users find your dataset, and will be available for them to use as a filter as they browse for data. 

Tags

You have the option of adding tags to your data, to assist with search optimisation. 

Primary keys

Add a primary key, if applicable. If you are unsure of whether you should edit this field, leave it unchanged. 

Elevation field

Set an attribute to represent the elevation (or 'Z') field for your data. 

Metadata

Edit the metadata for your data layer by clicking Edit Metadata

Learn more about adding and editing metadata.

Permissions

Decide who can view and download your data.

Learn more about permissions.