authorgroup — Wrapper for author information when a document has multiple authors or collabarators.


The authorgroup element is a wrapper around multiple authors or other collaborators.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context. Sometimes given very special treatment, especially on title pages or other displayed areas. Sometimes suppressed.


These elements contain authorgroup: biblioentry, bibliomixed, bibliomset, biblioset, info (, info (, info (, info (, info (


The following elements occur in authorgroup: author, editor, othercredit.


  1 <article xmlns=''>
  2 <info>
      <title>Example authorgroup</title>
  6     <author>
  8 	<honorific>Dr.</honorific>
 10 	<surname>Common-Demoninator</surname>
 12       <affiliation>
    	<shortaffil>Director, M. Behn School of Coop. Eng.</shortaffil>
 14 	<jobtitle>Director of Cooperative Efforts</jobtitle>
    	<orgname>The Marguerite Behn International School of
 16 	Cooperative Engineering</orgname>
 18     </author>
 20     <editor>
 22 	<firstname>Peter</firstname>
 24 	<lineage>Sr.</lineage>
 26       </personname>
 28 	<para>Peter's a super hero in his spare time.</para>
 30     </editor>
 32 </info>
 34 <para>…</para>
 36 </article>
Last revised by Norman Walsh on 6 Jun 2011 (git hash: 6ffcc7640bbc5f852a318e452c9f210f03292cb9)