[XML4Lib] Style Sheet for RefWorks Display
HUTCHINSONA at si.edu
Tue Nov 6 11:34:45 EST 2007
Please excuse the cross posting . . . .
I am creating a bibliography of staff publications using the web-based
bibliographic management software, RefWorks which can export to
tab-delimited or XML formats (among other things).
Of course I can import a delimited file into a SQL database and serve
the content up via scripting language, but I am wondering whether the
XML format might offer some more flexibility or other advantages. Any
The master_bibliography.xml file will probably grow to 30-50mb or more.
Is this too large to adequately filter and display data on several dozen
different pages using XSLT or some other method?
Has anyone worked with RefWorks-exported XML? Sample data is shown here:
<t1>Title of article or book chapter</t1>
I have written simple style sheets but I'm afraid I don't know how to
display repeated elements like <a1>. Any hints?
Thanks in advance for any advice and please pardon me if this is a dumb
Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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