Geographic Markup Wrappers (GMW)

Geographic Markup Wrappers (GMW) Version: 1.0



GMW 1.0 is an XML Schema implementation derived from ISO 19115-1, Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 1: Fundamentals, Clause . It includes wrappers for gml dependencies. The XML schema was encoded using the rules described in ISO/TS 19139:2007, Clause 8 and implementation approach from ISO/TS19115-3, Clause 8.

XML Namespace for gmw 1.0

The namespace URI for gmw 1.0 is

XML Schema for gmw 1.0

gmw.xsd is the XML Schema document to be referenced by XML documents containing XML elements in the gmw 1.0 namespace or by XML Schema documents importing the gmw 1.0 namespace. This XML schema includes (indirectly) all the implemented concepts of the gmw namespace, but it does not contain the declaration of any types.

The XML Schema for gmw 1.0 are available here. A zip archive including all the XML Schema Implementations defined in ISO/TS 19115-3 and related standards is also available.

gmlWrapperTypes2014.xsd implements the UML conceptual schema defined in ISO 19115-1, Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 1: Fundamentals, Clause . It was created using the encoding rules defined in ISO 19118, ISO 19139, and the implementation approach described in ISO 19115-3 and contains the following classes (codeLists are bold):

The gmw 1.0 namespace imports these other namespaces:

Name Standard Prefix Namespace Location Schema Location



Geography Markup Language



XML Linking Language (XLink) Version 1.0. W3C Recommendation



Working Versions

When revisions to these schema become necessary, they will be managed in the ISO TC211 Git Repository.