catalogue, Service of
Allows the publication and searching of information (metadata) describing data (cartography), services, applications and any other kind of resources. The catalogue services are necessary to supply search and invocation capabilities over registered resources within an SDI. A Open Geospatial Consortium spec establishes how a Catalogue Service must be standard and interoperable.
ORIGIN: OSGeo Glossary (last updated: 2019-10-29)