This is a base set of materials that the Federation and its members may use in performing interoperability standards outreach to partner and external organizations and groups. This is the associated resource packet includes online resource information for:
- Available Earth Science services
- Standards
- Case study subjects
- Software vendors providing applications that implement the presented standards.

There are also presentation materials (in MS Powerpoint or as a PDF slide presentation format, with and without presenter’s notes) that
- provide an overview of key Earth Science interoperability standards
--Semantic Technologies
--Metadata: FGDC, ISO 19115 and related standards
- case studies that illustrate the benefits of using interoperability standards
- information about computing platforms that may be used to implement and use standards-based Earth Science products