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SGML: Standard Generalized Markup Language

CONTENTS: Current Awareness | Organizations | Companies | Reference | Projects | Tools & Resources | Articles and Papers |

Current Awareness

Linked - SGML Conferences, Seminars, Tutorials, Workshops
A section from Robin Cover's SGML/XML Web Page, the single most comprehensive source for SGML information.
Linked - SGML Discussion Groups and Mailing Lists
A section from Robin Cover's SGML/XML Web Page.

Organizations

Linked - OASIS
A non-profit, international consortium of suppliers whose products and services support structured information processing standards like XML, SGML, and HTML. Formerly known as SGML Open.

Companies

Linked - Open Text Corporation
An SGML software vendor.                                                                                                                                 

Reference

Linked - Encoded Archival Description (EAD) DTD
The effort to develop a standard SGML Document Type Definition (DTD) for encoding archival finding aids began here at Berkeley, but the Library of Congress is now leading the process with Berkeley's close participation.
Linked - The SGML/XML Web Page
By Robin Cover.

Projects

Served - The American Heritage Project
A shared database of SGML-encoded finding aids describing and providing access to collections documenting American history and culture.
Served - Archival Finding Aids in SGML
The Berkeley-based project to encode archival finding aids using a standard Data Type Definition for Encoded Archival Description (EAD).
Linked - California Heritage
A project to digitize and encode archival finding aids in SGML and provide access to thousands of digitized images relating to California History.
Served - Digital Page Imaging and SGML
A project to use an SGML Data Type Definition (DTD) to "bind" digital page images and provide useful naviation mechanisms.
Linked - Online Archive of California (OAC) Project
The Online Archive of California Project, formerly known as the UC EAD project, is a two-year pilot project to develop a UC-wide prototype union database of 30,000 pages of archival finding aid data encoded using the Encoded Archival Description (EAD) SGML document type definition. This database will serve as the foundation for the development of a full-scale digital archive for the University of California System (UC) available via the Internet to diverse user communities.
Linked - Text Encoding Initiative (TEI)
"An international project to develop guidelines for the preparation and interchange of electronic texts for scholarly research, and to satisfy a broad range of uses by the language industries more generally."

Articles & Papers

Linked - SGML and the Transformation of Cataloging
By Daniel Pitti, University of California, Berkeley Library.

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