Pressbooks Training Webinar – Level 1 + 2

July 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Pressbooks is an open source, online authoring and publishing platform used by BCcampus and post-secondary institutions in B.C. and beyond to create and adapt open textbooks.

Two sessions are being offered back to back on the same day.

Pressbooks, Introduction
Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 10-11am, Pacific time

You will learn:

  1. How to create a Pressbooks account and textbook
  2. How to navigate the Pressbooks Dashboard
  3. How to set up your book
  4. Parts and Chapters
  5. How to add Parts and Chapters & Front/Back Matter
  6. How to order Parts and Chapters & Front/Back Matter
  7. How to create content
  8. How to change/recover your password


Pressbooks, Intermediate 1: How to import and export files.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 11:30am-12:30pm, Pacific time

You will learn:

  1. How to import a Pressbooks file into your account
  2. How to import a Word document into your account
  3. How to export multiple file types from Pressbooks
  4. Adding multiple books to one account
  5. How to delete a book, Chapter, or Part from your account


This webinar is free, but registration is required as space is limited. To register fill out the Registration Form.

These webinars are restricted to faculty and staff from B.C. post-secondary institutions.

For more information about Pressbooks, see the B.C. Open Textbook Pressbooks Guide.


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