Series Text: Header Text to Describe

Textual description of the series of articles that is named in a <series-title> element.


content-type Type of Content
specific-use Specific Use
xml:lang Language

Related Elements

Within the article metadata, the <series-title> element names a publishing or in-journal series, and the <series-text> element provides textual description (if any) of the series. The similarly named but unrelated element <series> is a container element to hold any series data mentioned in a bibliographic reference (<element-citation> or <mixed-citation>).

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  series-text  (#PCDATA %series-text-elements;)*            >

Expanded Content Model

(#PCDATA | bold | italic | monospace | overline | roman | sans-serif | sc | strike | underline | sub | sup | named-content | styled-content)*


Any combination of:

This element may be contained in:



<subject>disease mongering</subject>
<series-text content-type="boilerplate">This is one of
a series of articles on disease mongering in the April
2006 issue.</series-text>