Encoded Archival Description Tag Library, Version 2002
A generic element for a shortened form of a word, including an acronym.
The EXPAN attribute can be used to supply the full form of an abbreviated word for indexing or searching purposes.
See also related element Expansion <expan>.
May occur within:
abstract, archref, bibref, container, creation, descrules, dimensions, emph, entry, event, extent, extref, extrefloc, item, label, langmaterial, langusage, materialspec, origination, p, physdesc, physfacet, physloc, ref, refloc, repository, subtitle, titleproper, unitdate, unitid, unittitle
May 25, 2006