EAD Encoding Template


The purpose of the Orbis Cascade Alliance’s EAD Encoding Template is to:

  • Provide an XML template for encoding in EAD2002 according to the most current version of the Alliance’s EAD Best Practices


EAD Encoding Template (XML)


Software: Any XML encoding software, most commonly Oxygen or XMetaL

Configuration notes: n/a

Current phase: Phase 5 (final)

Written by: Jodi Allison-Bunnell

Approved by: n/a

Last updated: 2015 April 24

Nature of last update: Bring into consonance with EAD Best Practices version 3.8.1

Document History: Maintained continuously since 2004 and EAD Best Practices version 1.0