as far as I can see, they use the DWork Workflow from University of Heidelberg:
This workflow in turn works conform to the DFG (German Research Association) Guidelines:
In the seccion 2.4.3 Markup of full texts of the document you can find the following statement:
"Unless there are cogent reasons not to, full texts of prints and manuscripts must be encoded and marked up following the model of the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI). As a transparent XML format, TEI is also prospectively the best choice for long-term archiving as long as it is carefully documented."
Von: TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) public discussion list [mailto:[log in to unmask]] Im Auftrag von George Bina
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 30. Oktober 2014 01:29
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Betreff: Manuscripts of the Vatican Library
I got to this page recently:
I was wondering if TEI is used in any way for this, if not, I think it should be used, right?
George Cristian Bina
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