Working with glossaries


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Working with glossaries

A very specific type of database that's available inside of many Moodle courses is the creation of a course glossary. Glossaries can be found both in the Activities block on left-hand side under the Glossaries link or found throughout your course in the main content sections. All the glossaries have an icon to the left of them that looks like an open book. In our case, our course has two glossaries, the Main Glossary and a Reference Library. Let's go ahead and look at each of these glossaries and see how they work. To begin, I'll click on the link for the Main Glossary. Here, we have a listing of a variety of different terms that are going to be used throughout the course. You will also notice that there is a couple of links that are set up.

Here the word Hermatypic corals is a link and if I hover the mouse over it, I can see that this is a link in the Main Glossary. Well, if we look up here is the word Hermatypic coral. So what this Moodle course is doing is that anytime t...

Working with glossaries
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Working with glossaries provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Chris Mattia as part of the Moodle 1.9 Essential Training for Students

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Education + Elearning
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