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Name: Introduction to Connexions
ID: m10884
Language: English (en)
Summary: An overview of Connexions, the Connexions home page, and navigation tools.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: author, bug, connexions project, general information, home page, instructor, log in, report, student
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Mark Husband (mshusband@comcast.net)
Copyright Holders: Mark Husband (mshusband@comcast.net), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)
Maintainers: Mark Husband (mshusband@comcast.net), Adan Galvan (agalvan@gmail.com), Kyle Barnhart (barnhart@rice.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)

Latest version: 2.28 (history)
First publication date: Oct 7, 2002 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 26, 2011 4:00 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 2.28 Jul 26, 2011 4:00 pm -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Added missing image alt description.

Version: 2.27 Apr 12, 2011 2:37 pm -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Removed information on creating a new account and logging in and out (this is now part of a new module). Updated internal links and added screenshots.

Version: 2.26 Aug 13, 2009 11:16 am -0500 by Kyle Barnhart
Changes:
Updated screenshots and content of the page to include the new lenses tab.

Version: 2.25 Aug 12, 2009 11:47 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Changes:
Changed image links from absolute to relative URLs for PDF printing compatibility

Version: 2.24 Mar 26, 2009 11:57 am -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Major changes: Completely new screenshots, added sections for new Home Page items.

Version: 2.23 May 8, 2007 5:03 pm -0500 by Chuck Bearden
Changes:
Updated cnx.rice.edu links to cnx.org.

Version: 2.22 Feb 22, 2006 5:45 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Updated with new logo images.

Version: 2.21 Oct 6, 2005 5:22 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
replaced images with new versions (2.0)

Version: 2.20 Dec 7, 2004 9:41 am -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
changed "user account" to "account"

Version: 2.19 Dec 3, 2004 1:53 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Updated images for new module look.

Version: 2.18 Aug 10, 2004 11:56 am -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
updated account request procedure

Version: 2.17 Aug 9, 2004 5:38 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
added updates to home page and new versions of image files

Version: 2.16 Jun 25, 2004 3:36 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Term consistency updates.

Version: 2.15 Mar 12, 2004 2:52 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Update spelling and grammar.

Version: 2.13 Mar 12, 2004 1:43 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
spelling and grammar changes.

Version: 2.12 Mar 11, 2004 5:06 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Resize images for pdf.

Version: 2.11 Mar 2, 2004 5:21 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
 spelling correction (on-line)

Version: 2.10 Feb 19, 2004 5:18 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Updated for launch.

Version: 2.9 Oct 7, 2003 12:42 am -0500 by (None)
Changes:
- Updated for new plone interface (adan)

Version: 2.8 Aug 4, 2003 9:38 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
- Replaced home page screenshot

Version: 2.7 Aug 4, 2003 9:25 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
- Update pending role request image and text

Version: 2.6 Aug 1, 2003 3:57 pm -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
added information about pending role requests

Version: 2.5 Aug 1, 2003 11:31 am -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
made a couple of small changes in the content

Version: 2.4 Jun 2, 2003 12:00 am -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
updated to CNXML 0.5

Version: 2.3 Oct 22, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
updated images

Version: 2.2 Oct 14, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
corrected small errors in text

Version: 2.1 Oct 9, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
created new module and added lots of text

Version: 2.0 Oct 7, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added initial template for new module m10884

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