## publishername

publishername — The name of the publisher of a document.

## Description

A `publishername` is the name of a publisher. Historically, this has been used in bibliographic meta-information to identify the publisher of a book or other document. It is also reasonable to identify the publisher of an electronic publication in this way.

### Processing expectations

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

### Parents

These elements contain `publishername`: `biblioentry`, `bibliomixed`, `bibliomset`, `biblioset`, `info` (db.info), `info` (db.titleforbidden.info), `info` (db.titleonly.info), `info` (db.titleonlyreq.info), `info` (db.titlereq.info), `publisher`.

Related elements: `orgname`.