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Name: Overview of Authoring Modules
ID: m10887
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module gives an overview of the module creation process. This includes the text, files, and metadata of a module. Each step is described in further detail in other modules.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: content, editing, metadata, modules, role
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

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

Latest version: 2.31 (history)
First publication date: Oct 7, 2002 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 22, 2011 10:01 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 2.31 Jul 22, 2011 10:01 am -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Ready to be adapted to collections

Version: 2.30 Jul 21, 2011 7:20 pm -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Fixed links. Ready for collection republish.

Version: 2.29 Nov 12, 2010 3:00 pm -0600 by Connexions
Changes:
Added brief instructions on how to link to files that have been added so that readers can download. 

Version: 2.28 Aug 12, 2009 12:19 pm -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Changes:
Corrected src URLs from absolute to relative

Version: 2.27 Jun 30, 2009 1:11 pm -0500 by Kyle Barnhart
Changes:
Updated screenshots and text to reflect the latest changes to the authoring interface.

Version: 2.26 Sep 20, 2008 12:20 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Changes:
Commented out section describing using external text editor as this feature is not currently supported.  The description was left intact in the event that the ExternalEditor software is updated in the future and this feature is once again supported.

Version: 2.25 Apr 28, 2006 2:15 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
update roles description

Version: 2.24 Mar 15, 2006 2:31 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Updated figures affected by new zip file import/export

Version: 2.23 Feb 22, 2006 5:43 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Updated with new logo images.

Version: 2.22 Oct 12, 2005 2:11 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
updated publishing section

Version: 2.21 Aug 26, 2005 3:40 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
updated for new Edit-In-Place

Version: 2.20 Jun 10, 2005 5:10 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
added links and file name guidelines

Version: 2.19 Aug 14, 2004 2:41 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
resized image files

Version: 2.18 Jun 25, 2004 3:25 pm -0500 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Term consistency updates.

Version: 2.17 Mar 16, 2004 10:06 am -0600 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
fixed broken link

Version: 2.16 Mar 15, 2004 11:22 pm -0600 by Jenn Drummond
Changes:
Multiple corrections before a print run.

Version: 2.15 Mar 15, 2004 1:39 pm -0600 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
 fixed broken link

Version: 2.14 Mar 15, 2004 1:35 pm -0600 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
- Fix module state link

Version: 2.13 Mar 11, 2004 4:38 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Update of module to reflect 1.0 launch changes. 

Version: 2.12 Feb 19, 2004 4:35 pm -0600 by Mark Husband
Changes:
Added module status box and processing pending role requests.

Version: 2.11 Oct 7, 2003 12:44 am -0500 by (None)
Changes:
- Updated for Plone interface (adan)

Version: 2.10 Aug 4, 2003 9:52 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
- Edit section on role requests

Version: 2.9 Aug 4, 2003 9:31 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
- Remove _ from copyright holder

Version: 2.8 Aug 4, 2003 9:19 am -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
added info on roles and import/export

Version: 2.7 Aug 1, 2003 3:06 pm -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
added information about roles and pending roles requests

Version: 2.6 Aug 1, 2003 2:22 pm -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
added info about licensors and roles

Version: 2.5 Jun 2, 2003 12:00 am -0500 by Adan Galvan
Changes:
updated to CNXML 0.5

Version: 2.4 Oct 22, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
updated images

Version: 2.3 Oct 9, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
removed note

Version: 2.2 Oct 9, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
altered images

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

Version: 2.0 Oct 7, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added initial template for new module m10887

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American Medical Assocation (AMA) Manual of Style:

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Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Connexions, Mark Husband, and Adan Galvan. "Overview of Authoring Modules." OpenStax-CNX. July 22, 2011. http://cnx.org/content/m10887/2.31/.

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