Text Encoding Fundamentals
University of Victoria, June 6–10, 2013

Julia Flanders, Brown University (Julia_Flanders@Brown.edu), Constance Crompton, University of British Columbia, Okanagan (constance.crompton@ubc.ca)


Road map

Thursday, June 6

Session 1, 9:30–12:00 Introduction to text encoding and XML (overview slides, XML slides); group encoding and introduction to <oXygen/>

Session 2, 1:15–3:50 Basic TEI markup and encoding practice (slides); hands-on practice

Friday, June 7

Session 3, 9:30–12:00 Document analysis and review; hands-on practice

Session 4, 1:15–3:50 Advanced encoding (slides); hands-on practice

Saturday, June 8

Session 5, 9:30–12:00 Metadata and contextual information (Simple sample header and full sample header; slides); hands-on practice

Session 6, 1:15–3:50 Hands-on focused on contextual information; information modeling (slides)

Sunday, June 9

Session 7, 9:30–12:00 Customizing and using the TEI Guidelines (slides), group customization practice (sample file)

Session 8, 1:15–3:50 Hands-on customization practice; beta-testing of TAPAS

Comment form

Monday, June 10

Session 9, 9:30–12:00 Case studies (slides); 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.