Preparing Electronic Texts for the CCEL
Here are a few simple guidelines for
preparing an electronic text in Microsoft Word (or another word
processor) for easy addition to the Christian Classics Ethereal
Then save the document in RTF format and mail it to me. Your work will
make adding the document to the CCEL much easier!
- Enter all of the text in the book just as it appears in the
print edition. Formatting should also be similar, but you
don't need to maintain line breaks or exact font.
- Insert footnotes as regular Word footnotes, e.g. using
- At the start of a page in the print edition, e.g. page xii,
insert the code
Apart from that code, you can join up pages and delete
- At the start of each chapter or section that is listed in the
Table of Contents, insert the code
title="Section Title Goes Here">. Actually, for section
titles that are indented in the Table of Contents, use
title="Section Title Goes Here">, and for even
more minor sections, use <div3>.
At the beginning of the whole document, use <div1