URI for This Same Article Online


The URI (such as, for example, a URL) for an online version of a print article. This element may be used when an article is available in multiple forms, for example, both in print and in an expanded version with additional graphics available online.


The URI may be used as a live link, typically naming a website, or the element content may name the URL, for example, and use the link attributes to hold the real link:

<self-uri xlink:href="...">An expanded version of this article is available online</self-uri>


xlink:actuate Actuating the Link
xlink:href Href (Linking Mechanism)
xlink:role Role of the Link
xlink:show Showing the Link
xlink:title Title of the Link
xlink:type Type of Link
xmlns:xlink XLink Namespace Declaration

Related Elements

An ordinary URI (not to the same article) is usually be tagged as a <ext-link> <ext-link>. The element <uri> is only used as part of addresses.

Model Description

Text, numbers, or special characters

Tagged Example

No sample is available at this time, as this is a very rare element.