ScienceBase Tutorials

Screen shot of ScienceBase search results in video

Getting to Know ScienceBase

The following videos explain ScienceBase navigation, search, and metadata functions.

Browsing the Catalog Video

Searching the Catalog Video

Item Details Video

ScienceBase GIS Capabilities

ArcGIS Services
Video shows how to upload ESRI Service Definition (.sd) files and create ArcGIS REST services, which may be consumed in software applications.

Shapefiles and Rasters
Video shows how to upload shapefile and raster formats and consume the generated open source GIS formats. 

ScienceBase Presentations

What is This ScienceBase and How Does It Relate to Geospatial Data?
Presented by Sky Bristol, Tim Kern, and Don Brown to the USGS Enterprise GIS Group, on February 12, 2014.

Bringing Order to Chaos: ScienceBase and Other Project Lifecycle Tools 
Emily Fort, USGS National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center
Thursday, September 5, 2013


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