Editorial and transcriptional component declarations.
abbr(abbreviation) – A generic element for 1) a shortened form of a word, including an
or 2) a shorthand notation.
expan(expansion) – Contains the expansion of an abbreviation.
Figures and tables component declarations.
fig(figure) – Groups elements representing or containing graphic information such as
illustration or figure.
Names and dates component declarations.
blocContains the name of a geopolitical unit consisting of two or more nation states or
corpName(corporate name) – Identifies an organization or group of people that acts as a single
countryContains the name of a geopolitical unit, such as a nation, country, colony, or
commonwealth, larger than or administratively superior to a region and smaller than
districtContains the name of any kind of subdivision of a settlement, such as a parish, ward,
other administrative or geographic unit.
geogFeat(geographical feature name) – Contains a common noun identifying a geographical
geogName(geographic name) – The proper noun designation for a place, natural feature, or political
periodName(period name) – A label that describes a period of time, such as 'Baroque' or '3rd
persName(personal name) – Designation for an individual, including any or all of that individual's
forenames, surnames, honorific titles, and added names.
postBox(postal box or post office box) contains a number or other identifier for some postal
delivery point other than a street address.
postCode(postal code) contains a numerical or alphanumeric code used as part of a postal address
to simplify sorting or delivery of mail.
regionContains the name of an administrative unit such as a state, province, or county,
than a settlement, but smaller than a country.
settlementContains the name of a settlement such as a city, town, or village identified as a
geopolitical or administrative unit.
streetfull street address including any name or number identifying a building as well as
name of the street or route on which it is located.
styleName(style name) – A label for a characteristic style of writing or performance, such
'bebop' or 'rock-n-roll'.
Pointer and reference component declarations.
ptr(pointer) – Defines a traversible pointer to another location, using only attributes
describe the destination.
ref(reference) – Defines a traversible reference to another location. May contain text
sub-elements that describe the destination.
Component declarations that are shared between two or more modules.
addressContains a postal address, for example of a publisher, an organization, or an
annot(annotation) – Provides a statement explaining the text or indicating the basis for
bibl(bibliographic reference) – Provides a loosely-structured bibliographic citation in
the sub-components may or may not be explicitly marked.
biblStruct(structured bibliographic citation) – Contains a bibliographic citation in which
bibliographic sub-elements must appear in a specified order.
dateA string identifying a point in time or the time period between two such points.
identifierAn alpha-numeric string that establishes the identity of the described material.
lb(line beginning) – An empty formatting element that forces text to begin on a new
nameProper noun or noun phrase.
num(number) – Numeric information in any form.
pb(page beginning) – An empty formatting element that forces text to begin on a new
rend(render) – A formatting element indicating special visual rendering, e.g., bold or
italicized, of a text word or phrase.
repositoryInstitution, agency, or individual which holds a bibliographic item.
stack(stacked text) – An inline table with a single column.
symbolA reference to a previously defined symbol.