Series Text: Header Text to Describe

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

Related Elements

Within the article metadata, the <series-title> element names a collection of articles within an issue or a collection of similar articles across multiple issues, while the <series-text> element provides textual description (if any) of the series.
The similarly named but unrelated element <series> element is used in elements that include bibliographic citation information (such as <element-citation>, <mixed-citation>, <related-article>, <related-object>, and <product>) to identify publications that are part of a published series. In this context, the <series> element acts as a container element to hold any series data mentioned in the reference.


Content Model

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

Expanded Content Model

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


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>