NISO's adoption of this ISO standard as a national standard has been withdrawn effective March 24, 2016, per ANSI approval.
This standard continues to be accessible via ISO.
Electronic Manuscript Preparation and Markup
Wednesday, 03 February 2016
Thursday, 24 March 2016
In complete conformance with ISO 8879 (SGML - Standard Generalized Markup Language), 12083 provides a toolkit for developing customized SGML applications. Four Document Type Definitions are specified for books, serials, articles, and mathematics. Instructions for the preparation of text for the near automatic conversion to grade-2 braille and for publication in large-print and computer voice editions are included.
Note: This was a national adoption of an international ISO standard.
Available in hardcopy only. Original NISO Approval date May 20, 2009; ANSI approval date August 31, 2010.
NISO Approval of withdrawal February 3, 2016; ANSI Approval of withdrawal March 24, 2016.
Content and Collection Management Topic Committee
The Graphic Communications Association Research Institute (GCARI) http://www.oasis-open.org/cover/gcari-iceapr99.html
ISO 12083, Information and documentation -- Electronic manuscript preparation and markup
ISBN (10): 1-880124-20-3
First ANSI reaffirmation approval date: 2002-08-30