Type of Page Number


Serves as a hook for book-specific processing, for example, to allow one page number to be marked as primary; to distinguish between printed numbers provided by a publisher and penciled numbers added by a library; or to make other pagination distinctions

Attribute Values

In Element

<page-num> Page Number
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters The type of page number, for example, a printed number provided by a publisher, a number added by a library, etc. (Note: An also permissible value is “implied” to indicate the number may be implied.)
Restriction: This attribute may be specified if the element is used.