Handling primary sources in TEI XML

21. Digital edition

  • metadata in the header
  • transcription in the body, with links to
  • images in a <facsimile> element
<TEI>  <teiHeader> <!-- … metadata describing the manuscript --> <!-- includes a msDesc within the sourceDesc -->  </teiHeader>  <facsimile> <!-- … metadata describing the digital images -->  </facsimile>  <text> <!-- (optional) transcription of the manuscript -->  </text> </TEI>

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