LTER DataBits Fall 1999

LTER Databits - Information Management Newsletter of the LTER Network - Fall 1999 - Featured in this issue: an overview of the recently funded NSF/KDI Biodiversity partnership plans in addition to a variety of approaches to metadata, conferencing, visualization and training. DataBits continues as a semi-annual electronic publication of the Long Term Ecological Research Network. It is designed to provide a timely, online resource for research information managers and to incorporate rotating co-editorship. Availability is through web browsing as well as hardcopy output. LTER mail list IMplus will receive DataBits publication notification. Others may subscribe by sending email to majordomo@lternet.edu with two lines subscribe databits and end as the message body. To communicate suggestions, articles, and/or interest in co-editing, send email to databits-ed@lternet.edu. ----- Co-editors: Karen Baker (PAL) and Denise Steigerwald (MCM)