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Virtual Science Bookshelf

Hosted by: Informed By Nature Inc

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Ongoing Opportunity

Time

Contact coordinator for times

Contact

Emily Webb
emily@informedbynature.org
323.306.5827

About Virtual Science Bookshelf

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Anyone from across the globe can help our organization spread science awareness through adding content relevant to STEM disciplines. Uploading content would be to access our website internally and add you’re favorite books, films, magazines, web videos, television shows, news, art, links, podcasts, and quotes to our site.Check out our bookshelf to see where your work would be reflected http://www.informedbynature.org/learn

Expand your mind. Our catalogue of science books, videos, quotes, art and other media makes learning fun—whether you're a science novice, a field scientist, or just plain curious. Browse, discover, and learn!


We need volunteers to help with:

Intructions for Uploading Books

December 31, 2014 7:00pm
This task is filled or completed
Import relevant science books.Check out where your work will be reflected here http://informedbynature.org/books/index/

Step 1 - Navigating
a. Login at: http://informedbynature.org/adminlogin
b. Main menu --> New Learn Items--> Manage Books--> View Books

Step 2 - Research and Upload
a.Check to see if we already have the book you want to add. Search by title or author
b.Click ‘Import Books from Amazon’ link [http://awesomescreenshot.com/0e5coo303]
c. Use ‘keyword’ to search books Select number of pages for search results Save [http://awesomescreenshot.com/01bcooi37]
d. Check the book (s) you want to import
e. Click ‘Add Selected to Database’ [http://awesomescreenshot.com/05fcoopef]

Step - 3 Check your work
a. Visit the website
b. Find your book (s)
c. Does everything look good and function properly?
Who volunteered?

Intructions for Uploading YouTube Videos

December 31, 2014 7:00pm
This task is filled or completed
Import relevant science YouTube channels and help us update the Channels we currently have on our site.Check out where your work will be reflected here http://informedbynature.org/videos/index/

Step 1 - Navigating
a. Login at: http://informedbynature.org/adminlogin
b. Main menu New Learn Items Manage Videos View Videos

Step 2 - Research and Upload
a. The trick is to find all of the science channels on YouTube that we don’t already have in our ‘Web Videos ‘ section!
b. Use the ‘Title’ or ‘Channel’ search tool bar to verify if we already have your selected YouTube channel(s)

If we DO have the Channel in our database:

1. Check to see if there is a new series from that channel which we don’t have.
2. Click “Import Selected Videos From YouTube’
3. Type the name of the channel click ‘Get Channels’
4. Select video(s) Save

If we DON’T have the Channel in our database:

1. Click ‘Import All Videos From YouTube’
2. Type the name of the YouTube Channel Search Bar Click ‘Get Channels’
3. Select the Channel you want to import All videos will import once you select the link

Step 3 - Check your work
a. Visit the website
b. Find your channel
c. Does everything look good and function properly?
Who volunteered?

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