Information and Library Science

Z656 Digital Publishing Standards and Systems

Credits: 3


This course will teach students to design and publish documents on the Web and for common eBook platforms such as iBook and Kindle. We will learn about XML-based document formats (such as TEI, DocBook, Office Open XML) and eXtensible Stylesheet Language Transformations (XSLT), a special-purpose programming language for transforming XML documents into other XML and non-XML formats.  We will also learn to develop publications in common eBook formats, including ePub (iBook, etc.), AZW (Amazon Kindle), and KF8/AZW3 (Amazon Kindle).

Spring 2018

Instructor: Nicholas Homenda
Time: 9:30AM-12:15PM Thu
Location: IF0119