Introduction to TEI
Providence College
May 17 and 19, 2010

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


Monday, May 17

Session 1, 9:00–10:30 Introduction to Descriptive Markup and the TEI; look at sample projects

Session 2, 10:45–12:00 Basics of TEI Encoding and oXygen, group encoding exercise


Session 3, 1:00–3:00 Hands-on encoding using participants’ own texts

Session 4, 3:15–5:00 Advanced TEI encoding

Wednesday, May 19

Session 5, 9:00–10:30 TEI header and contextual information

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


Session 7, 1:00–2:00 XML Publication Tools

Session 8, 2:00–3:00 Project management and work flow

Session 9, 3:15–4:30 Group analysis of planned library projects

Session 10, 4:30–5:00 Final questions and discussion


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.