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Additional content which is not part of the main content of a document.


Name@idTypeDescriptionInherited from
contentstencila:contentArray of BlockContentContent of the note, usually a paragraph. See note 2.Note
typeschema:type'Note'The name of the type.Entity
idschema:idstringThe identifier for this item.Entity
metastencila:metaobjectMetadata associated with this item.Entity
noteTypestencila:noteType'Footnote', 'Endnote', 'Sidenote'Determines where the note content is displayed within the document.Note


  • Parent: Entity
  • Descendants: None


  1. A note is usually associated with a word or paragraph using a number or other symbol. It can be displayed as a footnote, endnote, or side note, or in interactive elements. For analogues, see
  2. content : Most notes will have a single paragraph but could have multiple paragraphs, tables and even figures.
  3. Available as JSON-LD.
  4. Available as JSON Schema.
  5. This documentation was generated from Note.schema.yaml.