The <publicationStmt> section contains two subsections, <publisher> and <date>:

  • <publisher>Carolingian Canon Law Project</publisher>
  • <date when="2009-01-28">January 28, 2009</date>

<publisher> indicates the publisher of the document. In this case, the Carolingian Canon Law Project is responsible for the publication of the transcription.


<date> details the date of publication of the transcription. The date should be in the format YYYY-MM-DD in the @when attribute, with the complete date (written out as in the example) as the content of the <date> tag.