Writer's Help 2.0 > How do I create a Document Collection?

Document created by Digital Support on Aug 8, 2017Last modified by Digital Support on Apr 25, 2018
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Adding a document collection allows you to post course and assignment information directly into Writer's Help 2.0, including syllabi, rubrics, assignment sheets, and support documents.

Click + Add New Content.

From the drop-down menu, click Create New.

Click Document Collection.

Add item to course

If you do not see the Edit button or Basic Info tab right away, you may need to click Add to course at the top right of the screen.

Then, click Options > Edit on the Document Collection in your course to edit it.

Add title and description

Enter a Title, Subtitle (if desired), and Directions for your assignment. Then click the Attach a document! link.

Upload a document file

Click Choose File to browse for a file on your computer. Enter a title in the Document Title field. Click Upload.

Save documents

Attach and upload as many documents as you need to. If you accidentally upload the wrong file, click Remove next to the file you want to remove. When you are finished, click Save.

Change visibility (optional)

If you want to hide the document collection from your students, click on the Settings tab. Select the Hide option you want and click Save.

Click "Done Editing"

What students will see

When students click on the Document Collection in the table of contents, they will be taken to a page that includes a link to download each document included in the collection.