Installing Catalog Services for Web (CSW)

To install the CSW extension:

  1. Visit the GeoServer Download and navigate to the download page for the version od GeoServer your are using. The csw download is listed under extensions. The file name is called geoserver-*-csw-plugin.zip, where * matches the version number of GeoServer you are using.
  2. Extract this file and place the JARs in WEB-INF/lib.
  3. Perform any configuration required by your servlet container, and then restart.
  4. Verify that the module was installed correctly by going to the Welcome page of the Web administration interface and seeing that CSW is listed in the Service Capabilities list.