READ Resource Detail - General/Description Help

The General/Description tab page allows a READ user to enter or view basic identifying information about an information resource such as titles, acronym, alternate names, and description. Any fields that display a lock icon next to them are editable by READ Administrators only.

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Info Resource Type
Name Description
Model A model is a prediction tool that uses mathematical data to project experimental results. It is a small imitation of the real thing; a system of postulates, data, and inferences presented as a mathematical description of an entity or state of affairs.
System or Application A discrete set of elements or components (e.g., software or computer programs) organized for the collection, processing, maintenance, use, sharing, dissemination, or disposition of information.