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Name: Overview of Authoring Collections
ID: m38767
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module gives an overview of the collection creation process. This includes the modules and metadata of a collection. Each step is described in further detail in other modules.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: collection, content, editing, metadata, role
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Connexions (
Copyright Holders: Connexions (
Maintainers: Connexions (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jul 22, 2011 11:11 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 24, 2011 12:20 pm -0500

Based On: Overview of Authoring Modules
Originally By: Connexions (, Mark Husband (, Adan Galvan (


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Jul 24, 2011 12:20 pm -0500 by Connexions
Links added.

Version: 1.1 Jul 24, 2011 12:03 pm -0500 by Connexions
Initial publish. Will update with links in later publish.

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