Part II(f): Poetry and Prose

Structure Guidelines for DAISY/NISO
Created: August 25, 2005

This section of the guidelines explains the elements used to mark up poetry.

Information Object: Poem

New in DAISY/NISO 2005: The <poem> element has been added, for markup of a complete poem or fragment thereof.

Definition: TBA

Bibliographic Reference TBA

Markup: The <poem> tag wraps poem or fragment of a poem, and may contain the following elements:

Syntax:

<poem>
  <title>
  <author>
  <hd>
  <dateline>
  <byline>
  <epigraph>
  <linegroup>
  <line>
  <pagenum>
  <img>
  <imggroup>
  <sidebar>
</poem>

Definition: .

Syntax:

<>

Markup: .

Example:

   <code>while( i < limit ) <br/>
     

i++;<br />
</code>

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