Reading Manifold Texts
Manifold was created to fulfill specific functions for academic readers. This section of the documentation explains the reading interface options and available activities like annotation, sharing passages through social media, and creating citations to properly reference Manifold materials in your own work. The placing of resources and ways readers can organize their Manifold project libraries are also considered here and are oriented thusly:
- Project Library
- Exploring Projects
- Reading Interface
- Exploring and Placing Resources
- Annotating and Commenting
- Email Notifications
To begin taking advantage of all the tools described in this section you must first create an account and sign in from the homepage.
Signing Up and Logging In
To create a new account or sign in to an existing one, click the user icon in the top right corner. The system will prompt you for your account’s email and password. If you don’t have an account, click the
Need to sign up? link, and you can then enter your name, email, and password. Alternatively you can create an account using your existing Facebook, Twitter, or Google credentials if the publisher has enabled those connections.
Once you log in, when you click on your selected image, you will have the option to update your profile or log out. When you select “Edit Profile,” you will be able to change your profile image, name, and your password. From this screen you can also modify your notification settings.