EAD Tag Library for Version 1.0


EAD Elements: <notestmt> Note Statement

Description:

An optional subelement within the <filedesc> portion of the <eadheader> that groups <note> elements, each of which contains a single piece of descriptive information about the finding aid. These <note>s are similar to the "general notes" in traditional bibliographic descriptions.

The <notestmt> element is modeled on a header element found in the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI).

May contain:

note

May occur within:

filedesc

Attributes:

ALTRENDER#IMPLIED, CDATA
AUDIENCE#IMPLIED, external, internal
ENCODINGANALOG #IMPLIED, CDATA
ID#IMPLIED, ID

Example:

<filedesc>
<titlestmt>[...]</titlestmt>
[other possible elements and text... ]
<notestmt><note>
<p><date normal="20000101" type="flagged">January 1, 2000: </date>
The University of Ishtaba Manuscript Library has scheduled an official
review of this collection guide on the above date.</p>
</note></notestmt>
</filedesc>


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