• Data Model

    Get details of the SPASE Data Model, which provides terms and syntax for uniform descriptions of Heliophysics resources, including Observatories, Instruments, People, Repositories, and (most centrally) Numerical Data products, An extended set of terms deals with simulations and models. A Dictionary of the terms is provided, along with the XML schema documents used to validate SPASE descriptions.

  • Documents

    Specifications for event lists (and catalogues) and endorsed conventions for text markup, resource ID formation, and help with dealing with plain text data within SPASE descriptions.

  • Tools

    Reference implementations and tools for working with SPASE metadata and the SPASE framework.You can validate SPASE product descriptions, make and edit new SPASE IDs and files, and explore the SPASE registry.

  • School

    The SPASE School has tutorials that are designed to provide both introductory and in-depth information for the generation and use of resource descriptions based on the SPASE Metadata Model. The tutorials also provide information on a set of services and protocols which can be used to share information and data, as well as construct Virtual Observatories which can integrate with similiar systems at a local and international level.

  • Services

    SPASE provides a few community wide services which includes maintaining the list of naming authorities and administers the metadata registry containing descriptions common entities (Observatory, Instrument, Person, Service, Repository). SPASE also administers the metadata repositories available on Github which can viewed with the SPASE SMWG and HPDE registries.