I am using Archivists’ Toolkit to export my finding aids.  I’m in the process of revising my old, pre-AT stylesheet to accommodate the new finding aids I’m creating in AT. 


The new finding aid wasn’t formatting at all (see below for comparions), so I deleted the following code from the <ead> tag:


xsi:schemaLocation="urn:isbn:1-931666-22-9" xmlns:xsi="" xmlns:ns2="" xmlns="urn:isbn:1-931666-22-9"


Now the finding aid is successfully formatting to the point where I can start working with it.  But I don’t know enough about EAD to know if by deleting the above code—am I deleting something important?


You can see a comparison of the old and new finding aids here: (old) (new, with code not removed to show you how messed up things were.  Both files validate in Oxygen.)






Jordon Steele, CA


Biddle Law Library

Penn Law School

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