Usage

For use on pages about notable rooms.

{{Infobox room
|name = 
|image = 
|caption = 
|building = 
|location = 
|country = 
|coordinates <!-- {{Coord|LAT|LONG|type:landmark|display=inline,title}}
|purpose = 
|namedfor = 
}}

Parameters

Only the name is mandatory.

name
The name of the room.
building
The building in which the room is located.
location
The location (town, city) in which the room is located.
country
The country in which the room is located.
coordinates
The precise coordinates of the room. Use {{Coord}}
purpose
The purpose of the room, ie: meeting room, office space, ceremonial room, reception room, etc.
image
An image of the room.
caption
A caption describing the image.
namedfor
Who or What the room was named for, if named after a person or specific event.

Example

Roosevelt Room
200px
The Roosevelt Room in the West Wing of the White House during the administration of Bill Clinton.
BuildingWest Wing, White House
LocationWashington, D.C.
CountryUSA
Named ForTheodore Roosevelt and Franklin D. Roosevelt
PurposeMeeting room


{{Infobox room
|name = Roosevelt Room
|building = [[West Wing]], [[White House]]
|image = [[file:ClintonRooseveltRoom.jpg|200px]]
|caption = The Roosevelt Room in the West Wing of the White House during the administration of Bill Clinton.
|location = [[Washington, D.C.]]
|country = USA
|purpose = Meeting room
|namedfor = [[Theodore Roosevelt]] and [[Franklin D. Roosevelt]]
}}

Microformat

The HTML markup produced by this template includes an hCard microformat, which makes the place-name and location parsable by computers, either acting automatically to catalogue articles across Wikipedia, or via a browser tool operated by a person, to (for example) add the subject to an address book. Within the hCard is a Geo microformat, which additionally makes the coordinates (latitude & longitude) parsable, so that they can be, say, looked up on a map, or downloaded to a GPS unit. For more information about the use of microformats on Wikipedia, please see the microformat project.

Sub-templates

If the place or venue has "established", "founded", "opened" or similar dates, use {{start date}} for the earliest of those dates unless the date is before 1583 CE.

If it has a URL, use {{URL}}.

Please do not remove instances of these sub-templates.

Classes

hCard uses HTML classes including:

  • adr
  • agent
  • category
  • county-name
  • extended-address
  • fn
  • label
  • locality
  • nickname
  • note
  • org
  • region
  • street-address
  • uid
  • url
  • vcard

Geo is produced by calling {{coord}}, and uses HTML classes:

  • geo
  • latitude
  • longitude

Please do not rename or remove these classes nor collapse nested elements which use them.

Precision

When giving coordinates, please use an appropriate level of precision. Do not use {{coord}}'s |name= parameter.

See also