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Information for Proponents

Submission Deadline

Data Submission Deadline: Monday, May 1, 2017, 23:59 GMT
Proposals with data submitted before the deadline will be reviewed at the next panel meeting in Lisbon, Portugal.

Guidance Documents for Proponents

SSDB Tools for Proponents

There are a variety of tools to support proponents submitting data to and retrieving data from the SSDB. The left-hand menu provides links to most of these, though you must be logged on as a proponent to see and access some of them.

Tool

Function

My Account

Maintain updated contact information, and request access to specific proposals.

SSDBupload

Submit data files and related descriptive information (metadata) from your computer to the SSDB in support of a proposal.

SSDBstatus

View the list of uploaded documents, plus their status, for a proposal. Check and revise metadata for files that have been uploaded but not yet submitted. Submit files.

SSDBsite

View the list of uploaded documents, plus their status, for a proposal. Check and revise metadata for files that have been uploaded but not yet submitted. Submit files.

SSDBquery

Locate and download files using a text search interface, and view results using Google Earth. A seismic viewer is available for SEG-Y files

SSDBlegacy

Search physical objects, digital data, and site and proposal information that were submitted before ~2005.

SSDBcopy

Copy data from one proposal directly to another authorized proposal on SSDB. Used for convenience when a new proposal will have multiple files used in an old proposal. The SSDBcopy tool can also be used to generate an expedition package.

Drilled Holes

Map of all drilled boreholes during DSDP, ODP and IODP, with links to publications. Requires Google Earth.


Last Update: January 26, 2017