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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