CODATA Catalog of Roads Data Sets, Version 1
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_GROADS_CCRDSv1

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Summary
Abstract: The CODATA Catalog of Roads Data Sets, Version 1 contains 367 entries describing national-level road network data sets for 147 countries and four entries describing global data sets. It was produced by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) under the oversight of the CODATA Global Roads Data Development Working Group, and as a contribution to ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide documentation on roads data sets that are potential candidates for inclusion in the Global Roads Open Access Data Set (gROADS), and which may be useful to others searching for data on road infrastructure.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -55.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Committee on Data for Science and Technology - CODATA - Global Roads Data Development Working Group, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University
Dataset Title: CODATA Catalog of Roads Data Sets, Version 1
Dataset Release Date: 200909
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.00
Data Presentation Form: tabular
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1976-01-01
Stop Date: 2008-12-31
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ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints CIESIN offers unrestricted access and use of data without charge, unless specified in the documentation for particular data. All other rights are reserved.
Use Constraints Users are free to use, copy, distribute, transmit, and adapt the work for commercial and non-commercial purposes, without restriction, as long as clear attribution of the source is provided.
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Originating Center
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/
Dataset ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_GROADS_CCRDSv1

Data Center Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online HTTP
Distribution Format: MDB
Fees: 0

Distribution Media: Online HTTP
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: 0
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Information Technology Outreach Services - ITOS - University of Georgia (2013), Global Roads Open Access Data Set, Version 1 (gROADSv1), NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.7927/H4VD6WCT
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-05-22
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