Exploring the MEI Header

The chapter "Exploring the Header" is divided into three tutorials, ordered according to increasing complexity:

Each tutorial addresses some pertinent features of MEI and concludes with a test of the principles acquired in that section. Best results will be obtained if this order is followed through the course of the tutorials.

The following Cheat sheet on the "Construction of an MEI header" contains an overview of the components of an MEI header, separated by different colours. Please click on the image to download the Cheat sheet as a PDF file.