AIMS Event Service

AIMS Event Service provides the community with various events and conferences happening worldwide in the area of information management. You can browse the event service here and can also submit additional resources by sending an email.

AGRIS Strategy Meeting

Agro-Know is hosting the AGRIS Strategy meeting from the 9 to the 13th of March 2015. The partners include Agro-Know, FAO and CAAS. The meeting will formulate the next steps of AGRIS and review the results of the AGRIS e-Consultation Survey. More infor here

AIMS Newsletter no.38, March 2015 available

The AIMS Newsletter for March 2015 is online, highlighting the COAR - Interest Group"Controlled Vocabularies for Repository Assets" and we interview Jochen Schirrwagen the IG Chair and he sheds in more light into the activities of this group .

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Welcome to AIMS

Agriculture Information Management Standards (AIMS) is a portal with information about (and access to) standards, technology and good practices. It is also a forum for connecting information management workers worldwide and for discussing open access and open data. AIMS stands for collaboration and interoperability.

AIMS is part of CIARD, the global movement for open agricultural knowledge for development.

Vest Directory

VEST Directory is a catalog to retrieve datasets, metadata sets, tools and Knowledge Organization Systems (KOS) used in the broader agricultural information management community.