Overview of Text Encoding and the TEI

Julia Flanders


This tutorial contains an overview of the TEI within the context of the larger field of digital humanities. We explain the rationale behind scholarly text encoding, and discuss why you may want to use TEI on your project.

  1. The DH Universe
  2. Text Encoding: Representing Research Objects
  3. One Model, Many Outputs
  4. How do XML and the TEI fit in?
  5. Representing Research Objects?
  6. TEI and HTML
  7. TEI and Research Materials
  8. Formalism, Selection, Description
  9. Background on the TEI
Overview of Text Encoding and the TEI