Type of Navigation Pointer

Indicates the kind of navigation pointer (<nav-pointer>) being used in a structural index entry, i.e., the pointer could identify a single page (value “point”) in the narrative text, or the beginning and end of a page range (values “start-of-range” and “end-of-range” respectively).

Used on Element: <nav-pointer>

end-of-rangeThe end of a page range
pointA single page
start-of-rangeThe start of a page range
Restriction@nav-pointer-type is an optional attribute; there is no default.


<term>Kay, Michael</term>
<nav-pointer rid="k1" nav-pointer-type="point"/>
<nav-pointer rid="k2" nav-pointer-type="point"/>