iBooks Author

Dates:  TBD

Session Overview

In this workshop we will spend one hour getting familiar with iBooks Author.  This free software, available for any Apple computer running OSX 10.7 (Lion) allows users to create digital books to be read on iPads using the iBooks app.


Each participant will need the following items:


Introduction to Interactive Books

Creating an iBook

  • Choosing a Theme
  • Adding Text
  • Adding Images & Video
  • Inserting Hyperlinks
  • Adding Glossary Terms

Preview & Publish

  • Previewing your text via iPad
  • Exporting as .ibooks or PDF files

Curricular Ideas

  • How might you use this software as part of your work?

Additional Resources