Hi Kathryn --
I haven't worked much with the schema, but I don't think the problem lies in the style sheet. The problem appears to be this line in the root element (<ead>) :
If you take that out, the document renders fine. Is that line absolutely necessary?
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Subject: XSLT for HTML display of schema-compliant EAD?
Hello EAD folks,
I'm wondering if anyone has a stylesheet that works with
schema-compliant EAD documents for in-browser transformation to HTML, or
advice on converting a stylesheet for DTD-compliant EAD to one for
I found this blog post while searching for information on stylesheets
for schema-valid EAD.
Is everyone who is using schema-valid EAD using Archivists' Toolkit to
convert their finding aids to HTML? I was surprised that I wasn't able
to readily locate a stylesheet that works with schema-valid EAD, but
maybe it's a more complicated issue than I realize.
Here are the DTD- and schema-valid versions of the EAD I'm working with:
The main stylesheet is here:
It also uses a dsc stylesheet adapted from a stylesheet provided by
Michele Combs at her awesome workshop in Albany:
Thanks very much in advance for any advice you can offer!
Technology & Metadata Librarian
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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