Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding glossary items, part of iBooks Author for Teachers: The Basics.
Glossaries make great additions to iBooks Author projects because they give…students instant access to the definitions of unfamiliar key terms.…With just one tap on the iPad, readers can view definitions, images, and even…video related to important terms, either as an overlay on the page or in a…separate section along with the other glossary items. And you can use the…glossary feature for other purposes too, like notes, indexes, and footnotes.…So, let's see how to create glossary items.…To create glossary items, you need to start by showing the Glossary toolbar.…
If it's not already open, you can open it by clicking the View menu in the Main…toolbar and choosing Show Glossary toolbar.…To add a term, just select a word or phrase.…I'll select the word Sandstone.…When I do, the word appears as a new glossary term, up in the toolbar.…Then just click Add Term.…The word is now a glossary term that can be tapped on the iPad to reveal the…term's definition, and it's styled with the character style for Glossary Primary…
- Creating and editing layouts
- Setting text preferences
- Working with color and images
- Importing and moving content
- Adding an image gallery widget
- Creating scrolling sidebars and pop-overs
- Incorporating audio and video
- Creating reviews with multiple choice and matching questions
- Sharing iBooks Author projects via email and PDF
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1. Working with Layouts and Pages
2. Working with Text Elements
3. Working with Color and Images
4. Importing and Moving Content
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5. Working with Widgets
6. Working with Reviews
7. Sharing iBooks Author Projects
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