Introduction to TEI
Brown University
July 21-23, 2010

Syd Bauman, Brown University (
Julia Flanders, Brown University (


Wednesday, July 21

Session 0, 9:00–09:30: Welcome and introductions

Session 1, 9:30–10:30: Introduction to Text Encoding (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 2, 10:45–12:00: Review of XML (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 3, 1:30–3:00: Basics of TEI markup (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 4, 3:15–5:00: Hands-on practice and discussion

Thursday, July 22

Session 5, 9:00–10:30: Advanced Markup Concepts (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 6, 10:45–12:00: Hands-on practice

Session 7, 1:30–3:00: Metadata and Contextual Information (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 8, 3:15–5:00: CSS (slides: HTML, TEI), hands-on practice and discussion

Friday, July 23

Session 9, 9:00–10:30: Designing a Custom Encoding System with TEI

Session 10, 10:15–12:00: Hands-on practice

Session 11, 1:30–3:00: XML Publication Tools (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 12, 3:00–4:00: Final questions, discussion, and wrap-up (slides: HTML, TEI)


Materials for Download

The resource page has links to all the slide sets (whether used in this workshop or not), interesting web sites we may have shown, and useful TEI links

The WWP Guide to Scholarly Text Encoding

Instructor contact information

Send mail to Julia or Syd.