<fileDesc>

<fileDesc> (file description) – Contains a full bibliographic description of the MEI file.
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
@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.header meiHead
May contain
Declaration
<classes>
<memberOf key= " att.bibl" />
<memberOf key= " att.common" />
</classes>
<content>
<rng:ref name= " titleStmt" />
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " editionStmt" />
</rng:optional>
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " extent" />
</rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " pubStmt" />
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " seriesStmt" />
</rng:optional>
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " notesStmt" />
</rng:optional>
<rng:optional>
<rng:ref name= " sourceDesc" />
</rng:optional>
</content>
Remarks

Extent in this context represents file size.This element is modelled on elements in the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) and Encoded Archival Description (EAD) standards.

MEI Guidelines Version 3.0.0

MEI Elements