Creating a personal book

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Create a personal book to select and organize topics from published content.

Note: You cannot add information from PDF documents to a personal book.

To create a personal book, complete the following steps:


  1. Navigate to the topic that you want to add to the personal book.
  2. Ensure that the title of the topic appears in the toolbar above the reader pane.
  3. On the toolbar, click the Add to a personal book icon, as Table 3 shows.
  4. Optional: To add more topics to the personal book from the current document, complete the following steps:
    1. Click A set of topics.
    2. In the Add topics pane, select the check boxes next to the topics that you want to include in the personal book.
  5. In the To book area, click New book.
  6. In the Create a personal book window, in the Title field, enter a name for the book.
  7. Optional: In the Description field, enter a description for the content.
  8. Click OK .
  9. In the Add to a personal book window, click OK.