New Block – Bookmarks (within book chapter)

Bookmarks (within book chapter) is a very useful block available for Moodle 2.6 to 2.8 versions, which provides the functionality of user bookmarks creation within the text of Moodle Book chapter (So-called book pins within the text). This can also be used to leave personal notes onto desired locations within Moodle Book chapter.

Bookmarks block in action
Bookmarks block in action

Users can create their own bookmarks at any desired position within the text Moodle Book chapters and they can later access it quickly using “jump focus” switch. All the bookmarks will be listed within the block once the user open desired chapter again. This might be useful to anyone who likes to have side notes next to their learning material. The tool can increase accessibility for blind and visually impaired people. Each user can easily create, delete and rename their own bookmarks.

You can download the latest version of the plugin from this link:

Please note that this plugin is not actively maintained anymore and currently seeking a new maintainer.

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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