Norman Walsh

Norman Walsh

Structured markup geek. Programmer. Photographer. Author. DocBook chair. XProc chair.

  • @ndw

Austin, Texas

Areas of Expertise:

  • docbook
  • xml
  • xproc
  • w3c
  • oasis
  • xslt
  • xquery
  • xpath
  • speaking
  • training
  • writing
Norman Walsh is a Lead Engineer at Mark Logic Corporation where he works with the Application Services team. Norm is also an active participant in a number of standards efforts worldwide: he is chair of the XML Processing Model Working Group at the W3C where he is also co-chair of the XML Core Working Group. At OASIS, he is chair of the DocBook Technical Committee. With more than a decade of industry experience, Norm is well known for his work on DocBook and a wide range of open source projects. He is the author of DocBook: The Definitive Guide.

DocBook 5: The Definitive Guide DocBook 5: The Definitive Guide
by Norman Walsh
May 2010
Print: $49.99
Ebook: $39.99

DocBook: The Definitive Guide DocBook: The Definitive Guide
by Norman Walsh, Leonard Muellner
October 1999
Print: $36.95

Making TeX Work Making TeX Work
by Norman Walsh
April 1994

"If you write computer documentation, or anything related to it, from a conference paper to a thesis to a book, DocBook 5 is probably what you should use if you want the document to survive and to be usable and reusable; and this is the book to help you do it."