9. Data publishing

In this module, you will learn about data publishing concepts, including the IPT, cores and extensions, and the importance of licenses, metadata, mandatory fields and hosting of datasets.

9.1. Data publishing concepts

In this video (11:45), you will learn about data publishing concepts and will receive an introduction to the Integrated Publishing Toolkit (IPT). If you are unable to watch the embedded video, you can download it locally. (MP4 - 20 MB)

9.2. IPT overview

In this video (06:56), you will receive an overview of the IPT data publishing interface. If you are unable to watch the embedded video, you can download it locally. (MP4 - 8.7 MB)

9.2.1. Training IPT installations

If you have not already been provided a login, please contact training@gbif.org and you will be provided with a login and password on the course IPT.

9.3. IPT demonstration

In this video (24:16), you will learn how to publish an occurrence dataset using an IPT. If you are unable to watch the embedded video, you can download it locally. (MP4 - 52.6 MB)

9.4. Data journey step 8

Complete step 8, task 16.

9.5. Data journey step 9

Complete step 9, task 17.

9.6. Data publishing benefits

9.6.1. Benefits

9.6.2. Scholarly regcognition