I'd start with experimenting with the <xsl:sort> element in your
I've never used it to sort anything more complex than alphabetizing a
list of <controlaccess> terms but it may have the functionality to do
part of what you want. Generating alternative presentations will
probably require some script outside of XSLT.
On Jun 25, 2010, at 4:26 PM, "De Catanzaro, Christine D" <[log in to unmask]
> Yes, this would be great -- especially in collections that contain
> ca. 500 ledgers, for example. It would be so nice for the researcher
> to be able to search the list chronologically, or alphabetically by
> title, or even by <unitid>!
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> From: "Jennie Anne Levine Knies" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Sent: Friday, June 25, 2010 3:52:05 PM GMT -05:00 US/Canada Eastern
> Subject: Re: Sorting inventories
> We would LOVE to be able to do this. We had an employee a few years
> ago who started working on it, but we were sidetracked. We even have
> some specs written. So if anyone else does this, I would love to know!
> On Jun 25, 2010, at 3:09 PM, "Michele R Combs" <[log in to unmask]>
>> Does anyone know of any examples of delivering EAD finding aids in
>> such a way that the inventory section can be sorted in different
>> ways (by container, by title, by date) ?
>> (be green - don't print this email!)
>> Michele Combs
>> Manuscripts Librarian
>> Special Collections Research Center
>> Syracuse University Libraries
>> 222 Waverly Ave.
>> Syracuse, NY 13244
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> Christine D. de Catanzaro, Ph.D., M.L.I.S.
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