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Project Name: 
Text Encoding Initiative (TEI)
Principal Investigator / Director: 
James Cummings, Sebastian Rahtz, Lou Burnard, Martin Wynne
Oxford participants: 
Other Participants: 
not specified
  • Division: Academic Services
  • Unit: IT Services
  • Sub-Unit: not specified
Start Date: 
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End Date: 
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Partner organizations (inside or outside Oxford): 
Numerous - see http://www.tei-c.org/
Consortium membership fees
Subject Area: 
Librarianship, Information & Museum Studies
Project Description: 

The mission of the Text Encoding Initiative is to develop and maintain a set of high-quality guidelines for the encoding of humanities texts, and to support their use by a wide community of projects, institutions, and individuals. In support of this mission the TEI pursues a number of important goals and activities: Development of the TEI Guidelines; Dissemination of the TEI Guidelines; Training and outreach; Cultivation of a TEI research community.

ICT Methods: 
Data structuring and enhancementText EncodingLemmatisation
- -Text encoding - descriptive
- -Text encoding - presentational
Strategy and project managementICT Project ManagementDocumentation
- -Strategic management
Requirements and prototypingHuman factors analysis
Last updated: 
15/12/2015 12:41:02
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