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Archive Preparation Guide
Data Dictionary
Proposer’s Archive Guide
Standards Reference
Proposer’s Archive Guide With Examples and Templates

Proposer’s Archiving Guide Version 1.11 (January 3, 2007) (pdf) (doc)

1. PDS Home Page (

2. PDS Standards Reference (JPL Document D-7669, Part 2) - Specific PDS data preparation standards for archive quality data sets. (stdref)

3. PDS Data Dictionary ...- List of PDS-recognized keywords (and acceptable values where restrictions apply) (psdd.pdf)

4. Mission Archiving Cost Analysis Model / Algorithm

5. Example Archive Documents:

6. Example Catalog Files

7. Example Products and Labels

8. Example Data Set Citation Descriptions

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