Introduction to Manuscript Encoding with TEI
Brown University
September 24-25, 2010

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


Friday, September 24 (169 Angell Street, room 207)

Session 1, 9:00–10:00: Introduction to Text Encoding (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 2, 10:15–11:30: Basic concepts of XML (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 3, 11:30–12:00: Introduction to oXygen XML editor and quick hands-on

Lunch on your own

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

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

Saturday, September 25 (also 169 Angell Street, room 207)

Session 5, 9:00–10:30: Advanced manuscript encoding (slides: HTML, TEI)

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

Session 7, 1:30–3:00: Metadata for manuscripts (slides: HTML, TEI)

Session 8, 3:00–4:45: Hands-on practice and discussion

Session 9, 4:45–5:00: 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.