This entry relates to styles and layout. A file is classified as a 'resource' in FLO.
Files are an organisational/layout feature in your topic. You may want to store key files in one place so that students can access them quickly.
You can provide a file (eg PDF, Word doc, image) as a topic resource. The file may include supporting files, for example, an HTML file may have embedded images. Students need to have the appropriate software on their computers in order to open the file.
Ensure that the files are of reasonable file size to reduce upload/download times - see Optimise files for tips to reduce file
Do not upload third party or published material (including journal articles, book chapters etc.) directly to FLO. These should instead be added to your Readings so the Library can meet licensing and legal requirements.
Upload a file
Uploading (adding) a file to your FLO site is an easy process. You can either upload the file to: