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Re: Citing an off-line resource

From: Sean B. Palmer <sean@mysterylights.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2001 20:36:42 -0000
Message-ID: <012a01c18415$e12284c0$88b90150@localhost>
To: "fantasai" <fantasai@escape.com>, <www-html@w3.org>
> How does one cite a book in HTML?

USe the "cite" element:-

<cite>Some Book Title, Some Person, Blargh Press, Date</cite>

I've always wondered whether a citation should go in or out of a
blockquote/q though. I recently decided that I didn't care, and use
them inside as default:-

   <div>Some quote block</div>
   <div>- <cite>source</cite></div>

For someone as pedantic as me to say that I don't care... well, it
must be a non-issue :-)


Kindest Regards,
Sean B. Palmer
@prefix : <http://purl.org/net/swn#> .
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Received on Thursday, 13 December 2001 15:37:28 UTC

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