Computers and the Humanities

, Volume 29, Issue 3, pp 181–190 | Cite as

The TEI hypertext guidelines

  • Steven J. DeRose
  • David G. Durand
Part IV: Special Encoding Mechanisms


This paper describes the TEI guidelines' approach to describing hypertext features, the rationale that went into the design of the tagset, and the range of features included in the guidelines. It also discusses the relation and integration of TEI markup and the HyTime standard (ISO 10744).

Key words

TEI Hypertext HyTime compatibility markup 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Steven J. DeRose
    • 1
  • David G. Durand
    • 2
  1. 1.Electronic Book TechnologiesProvidenceUSA
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceBoston UniversityBostonUSA

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