XML Basics -- Resources
Slides from the XML Basics workshop are available at: http://www.lib.ua.edu/sites/default/files/digitalhumanities/xmlbasicsworkshop.ppt

 


Books

In addition to print resources, University Libraries provides access to a number of ebook databases, including Safari Books Online, an excellent resource for books on technology and digital media.  (Accessible from the "Databases" page on the Libraries website.)

Selected books on XML and related technologies available through Safari:

Learning XML, Second Edition: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/xml/0596004206?bookview=overview

XML: Visual QuickStart Guide, Second Edition: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/xml/9780321602589?bookview=overview

XML Pocket Reference, 3rd Edition: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/xml/9780596100506?bookview=overview

XML in a Nutshell, 3rd Edition: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/xml/0596007647?bookview=overview

Beginning XSLT and XPath: Transforming XML Documents and Data: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/9780470477250?bookview=overview

XSLT: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/9780596527211?bookview=overview

Learning XSLT: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/xml/0596003277?bookview=overview

XSLT Cookbook, Second Edition: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/0596009747

XSLT 1.0 Pocket Reference: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/9780596801434?bookview=overview

XSLT 2.0 and XPath 2.0 Programmer's Reference: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/9780470192740?bookview=overview

XQuery: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/0596006349?bookview=overview

XQuery Kick Start: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/0672324792?bookview=overview

XQuery: The XML Query Language: http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/databases/xml/0321165810?bookview=overview

Search Scout for "XML" and then refine by Subject "XML (Document markup language)" to find many more library resources on XML.

XML Schemas

Altova Schema Library: http://www.altova.com/newsletter/november_2007/resources_schemalib.html
Text Encoding Initiative (TEI): http://www.tei-c.org
TEI customizations (for drama, speech, more): http://www.tei-c.org/Guidelines/Customization/

Tutorials

A Gentle Introduction to XML (from the TEI site): http://www.tei-c.org/release/doc/tei-p5-doc/en/html/SG.html