[Athen] Title, tags, lang - where are they in a PDF document? Beginning or end?

Corrine Schoeb kschoeb1 at swarthmore.edu
Wed May 24 05:34:42 PDT 2017

We are working on creating a scan of PDF documents, some of which are 100+
pages. Rather than scan the full document to find out if it is tagged, has
a title and language we thought we might be able to do the first 5-10 pages
but I'm not sure where the title, tag, lang data is stored in a PDF.

So my question is, is title, tag, lang attributes of a PDF stored at the
beginning of a PDF or at the end?


Corrine Schoeb
Technology Accessibility Coordinator, ITS

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