A reference to a footnote or endnote, typically appearing as a superscripted number or symbol in the main body of text.


Example 1 — Reference to a footnote
<p> … as exhibited in the work of Prof.
   Farnsworth.<a role="doc-noteref" href="#fn-01" class="sup">1</a>
<aside id="fn-01" role="doc-footnote">
   <p>1. The Fing-Longer is one of the …</p>

Relation to ARIA

doc-noteref inherits its semantics from the a link role.


doc-noteref is typically used on a elements.

For a simplified list of all the elements the role is allowed on, refer to the mapping table in the EPUB Type to ARIA Role Authoring Guide. For the official list of allowed elements, refer to ARIA in HTML.

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