A Digital Bible Library text release bundle is a compressed zip file containing the text and metadata for a scripture translation project. The content is organized in a format suitable for submission to external public facing digital publishing applications.


The text release bundle contains:

  • Text metadata (metadata.xml)
  • XML scripture text for text (by canon id#) (USX_#) 
  • Style reference (styles.xml)
  • Chapter/verse structure (versification.vrs)
  • Language setup (languageName.lds)


See: http://www.thedigitalbiblelibrary.org/static/docs/entryref/text/index.html