Here I'd like to keep track of visionary stuff that goes beyond the usual pedestrian hey wow, and really addresses "information about the use of information" (Phillips).
28 Nov 1999
A specific use for this category: figuring out how we should deal with GIS metadata. I did a quick search via AltaVista and (as usual) found some things I should have known about..., some of which I had encountered a while ago but lost in the complexities of filespace: ...just a beginning.

29 Nov
the GIS metadata problem: pieces of a solution to how to create and access metadata via ArcView

13 Dec
Keith Belton of SOLINET told me about Florida Data Directoy

21 Dec
A GIS server for ACS institutions?

Florida Metadata Collector Manual