ANSI/NISO Z39.96-2012

10 Article Authoring Tag Set • 10.5 Attributes

10.5.82 @publication-format Format of Publication

Format or medium of the document (for example, print). This element is used in two senses:

For use in Dates: In this version of this Tag Set, there are two attributes that can be used to describe history dates and publication dates. The @date-type attribute records the type of event in the lifecycle, such as accepted, published, or revised dates. In addition, the @publication-format attribute records the type of format or media, for example, print or electronic, to which the event happened.

In elements <date>, <element-citation>, <mixed-citation>, and <nlm-citation>, this attribute may be used if the element is used.
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters The cited format, for example, print.