Share your Moodle Book resource on GitHub with Moodle Book GitHub tool #Moodle @djplaner

December 10th, 2015

David Jones, Academic at University of Southern Queensland, has shared a presentation titled “Opening up and enhancing Moodle books with GitHub, ePub, etc.”  The presentation covers the work done by David as a part of Moodle Open Book Project for the Moodle Book GitHub tool. Read More

A Hobbyist Developer’s Guide to Customizing Moodle by Richard Pilbery #imoot15

October 14th, 2015

Richard Pilbery the maintainer of EPUB book export plugin for Moodle has shared a great presentation/video guide during the iMoot 2015 (#imoot15) about customizing Moodle.

During the guide he has shared about converting an existing plugin to create a new one and Moodle’s Modular design and peek at Moodle’s File API. Read More

Import/export Book content to Epub format and vice versa

June 18th, 2015

Newly added plugins to the Moodle Plugins database brings a very useful functionality to import Epub books into your Moodle course within the Book module and vice versa.

In addition to importing an entire book, you can choose to import chapters as individual books. Similarly, Add a book activity to your Moodle course, add content to the book – either by writing or importing from EPUB ebooks, then use the Lucimoo ebook export tool to export the book as a regular EPUB ebook. Read More

Export book module content as an EPUB v3.0 using Epub Export plugin

June 7th, 2015

At iMoot-2015 Richard Pilbery presented about adding the EPub export functionality to the book module content in a course and now he has released the plugin on his github account.

However, the plugin is not yet released through the Moodle plugins directory and can be downloaded only through github link, but it is expected soon in the Moodle plugins directory. Read More