<contents>

<contents> Description of the material contained within a resource.
Module MEI.header
Attributes
@analog (optional) Contains a reference to a field or element in another descriptive encoding system to which this MEI element is comparable. Value of datatype string. att.bibl
@label (optional) Provides a name or label for an element. The value may be any string. Value of datatype string. att.commonPart
@n (optional) Provides a number-like designation for an element. Value conforms to token . att.common
@target (optional) Allows the use of one or more previously-undeclared URIs to identify passive participants in a relationship; that is, the entities pointed "to". One or more values from data.URI , separated by spaces. att.pointing
@targettype (optional) Characterization of target resource(s) using any convenient classification scheme or typology. Value of datatype NMTOKEN. att.pointing
@xlink:actuate (optional) Defines whether a link occurs automatically or must be requested by the user. Allowed values are: " onLoad" (Load the target resource(s) immediately.), " onRequest" (Load the target resource(s) upon user request.), " none" (Do not permit loading of the target resource(s).), " other" (Behavior other than allowed by the other values of this attribute.) att.pointing
@xlink:role (optional) Characterization of the relationship between resources. The value of the role attribute must be a URI. Value conforms to data.URI . att.pointing
@xlink:show (optional) Defines how a remote resource is rendered. Allowed values are: " new" (Open in a new window.), " replace" (Load the referenced resource in the same window.), " embed" (Embed the referenced resource at the point of the link.), " none" (Do not permit traversal to the referenced resource.), " other" (Behavior other than permitted by the other values of this attribute.) att.pointing
@xml:base (optional) Provides a base URI reference with which applications can resolve relative URI references into absolute URI references. Value conforms to data.URI . att.commonPart
@xml:id (optional) Regularizes the naming of an element and thus facilitates building links between it and other resources. Each id attribute within a document must have a unique value. Value of datatype ID. att.id
Member of
Contained by
MEI.frbr expression
MEI.header seriesStmt source work
May contain
MEI.header contentItem
MEI.shared head label p
Declaration
<classes>
<memberOf key= " att.common" />
<memberOf key= " att.bibl" />
<memberOf key= " att.pointing" />
</classes>
<content>
<rng:zeroOrMore>
<rng:ref name= " model.headLike" />
</rng:zeroOrMore>
<rng:choice>
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " model.pLike" />
</rng:optional>
<rng:oneOrMore>
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " model.labelLike" />
</rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " contentItem" />
</rng:oneOrMore>
</rng:choice>
</content>
Examples
<contents>
<p>A suitable tone ; Left hand colouring ; Rhythm and accent ; Tempo ; Flexibility ; Ornaments </p>
</contents>
<contents>
<head>Contents </head>
<label>1. </label>
<contentItem>Sonata in D major, op. V, no. 1 / Corelli </contentItem>
<label>2. </label>
<contentItem>Sonata in G minor / Purcell (with Robert Donington, gamba) </contentItem>
<label>3. </label>
<contentItem>Forlane from Concert royal no. 3 / Couperin </contentItem>
</contents>
<contents target= "http://www.contentProvider.org/toc/toc01.html"/>

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MEI Elements