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OUCS Web XML: demonstrations/samples


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1. RSS

<p>
<xptr 
type="transclude" 
url="http://www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/rsscache/news.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_uk_edition/front_page/rss.xml" 
rend="rss"/>
        </p>
Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'The South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday was steered by a ship's mate unfamiliar with the waters where the accident occurred, officials say.
Easter messages show Ukraine divideOrthodox Easter messages from patriarchs in Kiev and Moscow reflect Ukraine's deep divide, as a tense stand-off continues in the east.
UN envoy and Israel in Easter rowThe UN envoy to the Middle East accuses Israel of blocking his way to an Easter ceremony in Jerusalem, as Israel questions his judgement.
Charities chief warns of extremismIslamic extremism is the "most deadly" threat to charities in England and Wales, says William Shawcross, chairman of the Charity Commission.
Archbishop to highlight sufferingThe Archbishop of Canterbury is to highlight the suffering of people in conflicts around the world during his Easter Sunday sermon.
Mother tells of lion park ordealA mother tells of her family's lucky escape after their car caught fire in the lion enclosure at Longleat Safari Park.
Syria-held French journalists freedFour French journalists held captive in Syria for months have been freed and are in "good health", says President Francois Hollande.
Japan to base troops near SenkakusJapan begins building a military radar station near the Senkaku islands, focus of a bitter territorial row with China, which calls them the Diaoyus.
Teachers warn of CCTV intrusionTeachers are warning that CCTV safety cameras are being misused by senior staff as a way of spying on lessons.
Easter deaths spark Brazil protestsResidents of a poor community near Rio de Janeiro torch vehicles in protest at the deaths of two young men in incidents involving the police.
<p>
<xptr 
type="transclude" 
url="http://news.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_uk_edition/front_page/rss.xml" 
rend="rssbrief"/>
        </p>
Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'
Easter messages show Ukraine divide
UN envoy and Israel in Easter row
Charities chief warns of extremism
Archbishop to highlight suffering
Mother tells of lion park ordeal
Syria-held French journalists freed
Japan to base troops near Senkakus
Teachers warn of CCTV intrusion
Easter deaths spark Brazil protests
<p>
<xptr 
type="transclude" 
url="http://news.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_uk_edition/front_page/rss.xml" 
rend="rssnoimage"/>
        </p>
Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'The South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday was steered by a ship's mate unfamiliar with the waters where the accident occurred, officials say.
Easter messages show Ukraine divideOrthodox Easter messages from patriarchs in Kiev and Moscow reflect Ukraine's deep divide, as a tense stand-off continues in the east.
UN envoy and Israel in Easter rowThe UN envoy to the Middle East accuses Israel of blocking his way to an Easter ceremony in Jerusalem, as Israel questions his judgement.
Charities chief warns of extremismIslamic extremism is the "most deadly" threat to charities in England and Wales, says William Shawcross, chairman of the Charity Commission.
Archbishop to highlight sufferingThe Archbishop of Canterbury is to highlight the suffering of people in conflicts around the world during his Easter Sunday sermon.
Mother tells of lion park ordealA mother tells of her family's lucky escape after their car caught fire in the lion enclosure at Longleat Safari Park.
Syria-held French journalists freedFour French journalists held captive in Syria for months have been freed and are in "good health", says President Francois Hollande.
Japan to base troops near SenkakusJapan begins building a military radar station near the Senkaku islands, focus of a bitter territorial row with China, which calls them the Diaoyus.
Teachers warn of CCTV intrusionTeachers are warning that CCTV safety cameras are being misused by senior staff as a way of spying on lessons.
Easter deaths spark Brazil protestsResidents of a poor community near Rio de Janeiro torch vehicles in protest at the deaths of two young men in incidents involving the police.
<p>
<xptr 
type="transclude" 
url="http://news.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_uk_edition/front_page/rss.xml" 
rend="rss rsslimit-2"/>
        </p>
Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'The South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday was steered by a ship's mate unfamiliar with the waters where the accident occurred, officials say.
Easter messages show Ukraine divideOrthodox Easter messages from patriarchs in Kiev and Moscow reflect Ukraine's deep divide, as a tense stand-off continues in the east.


2. Entities and XIncludes

Entities: at the top of the file

<!DOCTYPE TEI.2 [
<!ENTITY ThisYear "2009">
]>
and then
<p>We'll party like it's &ThisYear;</p>

We'll party like it's 2009

XInclude: In a separate file called ‘disclaimer.xml’, we write

<p>Usual disclaimers apply.</p>
and then say
<include
	xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
	href="disclaimer.xml"/>
noting that the included file must be well-formed XML (ie have a single root element).

Usual disclaimers apply

Partial XInclude:

<include xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude" href="strings.xml#xpointer(//seg[@n='thisYear'])"/>
2009

Using PI:

<?string thisYear?>



3. Tables

 <p>
<table frame="border">
<head>table shows the rise and fall of mortality. Using frame="border"</head>
<row role='label'>
         <cell/><cell cols="3">years</cell></row>
<row role='label'>
         <cell/><cell>2006</cell><cell>2007</cell><cell>2008</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Leonard's, Shoreditch</cell>
         <cell>64</cell> <cell>84</cell> <cell>119</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Botolph's, Bishopsgate</cell>
         <cell>65</cell> <cell>105</cell> <cell>116</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Giles's, Cripplegate</cell>
         <cell>213</cell> <cell>421</cell> <cell>554</cell></row>
</table>
</p>
Table 1. table shows the rise and fall of mortality. Using frame="border"
years
200620072008
St. Leonard's, Shoreditch 64 84 119
St. Botolph's, Bishopsgate 65 105 116
St. Giles's, Cripplegate 213 421 554
<p>
<table border="3">
<head>table shows the rise and fall of mortality.  Using border="3"</head>
<row role='label'>
         <cell/><cell cols="3">years</cell></row>
<row role='label'>
         <cell/><cell>2006</cell><cell>2007</cell><cell>2008</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Leonard's, Shoreditch</cell>
         <cell>64</cell> <cell>84</cell> <cell>119</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Botolph's, Bishopsgate</cell>
         <cell>65</cell> <cell>105</cell> <cell>116</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Giles's, Cripplegate</cell>
         <cell>213</cell> <cell>421</cell> <cell>554</cell></row>
</table>
</p>
Table 2. table shows the rise and fall of mortality. Using border="3"
years
200620072008
St. Leonard's, Shoreditch 64 84 119
St. Botolph's, Bishopsgate 65 105 116
St. Giles's, Cripplegate 213 421 554
<p>
<table border="20">
<head>table shows the rise and fall of mortality.  Using border="20"</head>
<row role='label'>
    <cell/><cell cols="3">years</cell></row>
<row role='label'>
         <cell/><cell>2006</cell><cell>2007</cell><cell>2008</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Leonard's, Shoreditch</cell>
         <cell align="right">64</cell> <cell align="right">84</cell> <cell align="right">119</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Botolph's, Bishopsgate</cell>
         <cell align="right">65</cell> <cell align="right">105</cell> <cell align="right">116</cell></row>
<row><cell role='label'>St. Giles's, Cripplegate</cell>
         <cell align="right">213</cell> <cell align="right">421</cell> <cell align="right">554</cell></row>
</table>
</p>
Table 3. table shows the rise and fall of mortality. Using border="20"
years
200620072008
St. Leonard's, Shoreditch 64 84 119
St. Botolph's, Bishopsgate 65 105 116
St. Giles's, Cripplegate 213 421 554


4. RSS from blogs.it.ox.ac.uk



5. Reading multiple RSS feeds

Oxford OER International

A new case study published by the Higher Education Academy describes the ways in which we promote and track international use of our OER collections.

The Open Book

The Open Book explores the social and technological manifestations of this emergent movement for the first time. It features 25 in-depth thought pieces written by pioneers of openness around the world

Podcasts from Digital Humanities@Oxford Summer School

cultural-connections-0120 recordings of sessions in the Cultural Connections theme are now avilable to listen/watch again. DHOxSS is for researchers, project managers, research assistants, and students who are interested in the creation, management, analysis, modelling, visualization, or publication of digital data for the humanities.

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Why should we study&#8230;?

canon-acOur summer interns have been busy developing podcasts. This unique mini-series aims to challenge the literary canon by posing the thorny question ‘why should we study…?’ to experts at the University of Oxford.

Learning Spaces JISC Infokit

534_th_location5This new resource for universities and colleges gives advice in designing and planning technology rich learning spaces for students.

The Horizon Report 2014

horizon2014The Horizon Report 2014  describes findings from an ongoing research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on learning, teaching, and creative inquiry in education. Six key trends, six significant challenges, and six emerging technologies are identified across three adoption horizons over the next one to five years.

Student innovation 2014 competition

ideas-lightbulbRegistration is  open for this year’s Summer of Student Innovation where successful entrants will receive a £5K grant to develop their ideas.  The competition will offer digitally savvy further and higher education (FE and HE) students the chance to create technology solutions that could change the education landscape forever.

OeRC Digital day
Digital-Square_0Oxford e-Research Centre, April 16, 2014 – 13:00 to 16:30
Digital Days offer an opportunity to find out more about how innovative digital technologies can help advance your research. A buffet lunch is provided and an open afternoon will showcase research and collaborations the Centre has been involved in.
Crowdsourcing timecapsules

merton-150x150We are supporting Merton @750 which uses the Oxford Community Collection Model to crowdsource a “living time-capsule” bringing together the Merton College community for this, their 750th Anniversary Year.

Public Engagement Guide

networkingPublic engagement and impact are increasingly important to many researchers and lecturers within the University. This Oxford guide will provide you with practical suggestions for using IT tools to help you achieve your goals in both of these areas.



6. Using FormMail for a form

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