NSDL Documentation Wiki

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This documentation describes the services that existed while NSDL was operated by UCAR.

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  • CLICK and DRAG the map with your mouse.
  • CLICK and DRAG the red box in mini-map navigation widget located in the lower right corner of the screen.
  • CLICK the arrows in the upper right corner of the map.

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The mini-map navigation widget.

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The arrow navigation widget.

View Specific Benchmarks

  • CLICK on a blue box to view more information about a specific concept.
  • In the new window you can view
    • The full benchmark text
    • The associated grade level
    • Correlations to National Science Education Standards
    • The relationship with other benchmarks from all maps.
    • NSDL resources that relate to the benchmark.