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CIM - Common Information Model


CIM Tools

Tools for viewing and validating CIM metadata encoded in XML format.

PIMMS - Portable Infrastructure for the Metafor Metadata System

A methodology and toolset for documenting climatology simulation experiments using the Common Information Model(CIM).

Use Cases

CMIP5 Metadata Questionnaire

A service for submitting CMIP5 climate data to the Earth Science Grid in a form compliant with the Common Information Model (CIM).

Earth System Grid

A gateway providing a discovery service for climate data held at repositories across the globe. It supports use of the Common Information Model (CIM).