Book Set Up

Section Topics

This section covers things that should be considered before setting up a book, as well as the building blocks used to create a book. Topics include:

  • Accessibility for all types of learners
  • Language and script support so authors can write books in a variety of languages, including font support for those that use a non-Latin alphabet
  • How to annotate, during and after creation, with the Hypothes.is tool
  • How to enable the Comments feature in Pressbooks and how this might be used
  • A comprehensive description of an account’s Dashboard explaining where tools and features are found
  • How to create a new book (an account can hold many books)
  • Adding, changing, and organizing parts, chapters, front matter, and back matter
  • Determining word count for a chapter, part, or an entire book
"" For more information, see What is in a Book? and Numberless Chapters, Invisible Parts, and Customizable Section Labels in the Pressbooks User Guide.

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Book Set Up by Lauri M. Aesoph is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

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