Digital Humanities

What is Text Encoding Initiative (TEI)?

  • While most of the topics in Digital Humanities explore the visual component of data, text encoding initiative (TEI) focuses on text.
  • TEI is "a standard for the representation of texts in a digital form".

Text Encoding Initiative. (n.d.). Home. Retrieved from

Amelia Chesley. (2013, March 21). TEI (the Text Encoding Initiative) - an overview [Video file]. Retrieved from


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