publisher-type Type of Publisher (in a citation)

Type of publisher or publishing organization of a work being cited that is not a standard (for example, “government”, “university”, “commercial”, “foundation”, “private”, or “corporate”).


This attribute is not used to name the type of publisher for a cited standard (<std>).
OPTIONAL on elements: <element-citation>, <mixed-citation>, <nlm-citation>
Value Meaning
Text, numbers, or special characters For citing works that are not standards, this attribute holds the type of publisher or publishing organization, for example, “government”.
Restriction This is an optional attribute; there is no default.