org — An organization and associated metadata.


An org associates an organization name with other information about the organization.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context.

Parents [+]

This element occurs in 61 elements.


The following elements occur in org: address, affiliation, email, orgdiv, orgname, uri.


  1 <article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook' version='5.0'>
  2 <title>Example org</title>
  4 <para>This book was edited by <org><orgname>XML Press</orgname>
      <address><city>Fort Collins</city>,
  6   <state>CO</state></address></org> and published by 
      <org><orgname>O'Reilly Media, Inc.</orgname>
  8   <address><city>Sebastopol</city>, <state>CA</state>
 10 </para>
 12 </article>

This book was edited by

<org>XML Press
Fort Collins,
and published by
<org>O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Last revised by Norman Walsh on 6 Jun 2011 (git hash: 6ffcc7640bbc5f852a318e452c9f210f03292cb9)