Publish Your Own eBook

02 March, 2024
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Use open source software to create and publish an eBook. There are many uses: Publish at no cost personal family histories, novels, poetry, Children’s stories … Limited to 8.

Tutor:  Andrew Wright

Andrew is knowledgeable, professional and a highly experienced and respected teacher of digital technology, both of adults and school students.

Andy Wright qualified many years ago as a librarian where he specialised in the development of Information Technology products to make information more accessible to all. He has worked on the development of a number of exciting projects and is a part of the worldwide opensource community. He has run his own international company for over 30 years and never purchased a piece of proprietary software. He has built and maintained numerous websites for individuals and companies using easily accessible tools and best value hosting options. 

Andy is a renown storyteller, working internationally. He is a published author, using ePublications.

Course Content: 

Using Open source software create a eBook. Personal uses - family histories, poetry, novels.Community groups use - annual reports, magazines.Businesses - promotion through an eBook (which could be added to the website) 

Additional information: EBooks can be free to produce and free to publish to a large audience. They are especially good if further information can be added, updated. Tuesday sessions - 30 minutes revision/ new material as a group; 1.5 hours hands on support. 30 min session available by zoom.Limited to 8.

When: Saturday 2 March 2024  9- 3.30pm;

Tuesdays 5 to 26 March - 7 - 9pm  (4 sessions);

Saturday 13 April 2024 9am - 3.30pm

Location: Te Whare Matihiko, The House of Digital, 25 Hamilton St, Hokitika

Cost: To be confirmed.

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Te Whare Matihiko, The House of Digital, 25 Hamilton St, Hokitika