Special Section Styles for Articles and Books

Asciidoctor provides built-in styles for the specialized front matter and back matter sections found in journal articles, academic papers, and books.

The following special section styles are permitted in the book document type:

  • colophon

  • dedication

  • acknowledgments

  • preface

  • part

  • appendix

  • glossary

  • bibliography

  • index

The following special section styles are permitted in the article document type:

  • abstract

  • appendix

  • glossary

  • bibliography

  • index

Only these special sections can have subsections:

  • abstract

  • preface

  • appendix