Why TEI? How Text Encoding Facilitates Research and Analysis
Presentation at Society of Southwest Archivists Meeting, Houston, Texas, May 22, 2008
Discusses how TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) can be used by archives and special collections libraries. Defines TEI and provides background on XML. Provides examples of how TEI can facilitate text analysis, placing keywords in context, preservation, nuanced searching, and more. Briefly explores how to implement TEI.
text encoding, TEI