Text Encoding Fundamentals
University of Victoria, June 4–8, 2012

Julia Flanders, Brown University (Julia_Flanders@Brown.edu), Constance Crompton, University of Victoria (ccrompto@uvic.ca)

Clea Cosmann, University of Victoria


Road map

Monday, June 4

Session 1, 9:30–12:00 Introduction to Text Encoding and XML (overview slides, XML slides)

Session 2, 1:30–3:50 Basic TEI Markup and Encoding Practice (slides)

Tuesday, June 5

Session 3, 9:30–12:00 Hands-on practice

Session 4, 1:30–3:50 Document Analysis and Advanced Encoding (slides)

Special session, 3:05 Transit of Venus

Wednesday, June 6

Session 5, 9:30–12:00 Metadata and Contextual Information (Simple sample header and full sample header; slides)

Session 6, 1:30–3:50 hands-on focused on contextual information; Information Modeling (slides)

Thursday, June 7

Session 7, 9:30–12:00 Customizing and Using the TEI Guidelines (slides)

Session 8, 1:30–3:50 Hands-on practice; case studies (slides)

Comment form

Friday, June 8

Session 9, 9:30–12:00 Final discussion and hands-on, wrap-up (slides)


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

Instructor contact information

Send mail to Julia or Connie.