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Moodle 2.0 for Business Beginner's Guide by Jason Cole, Jeanne Cole, Gavin Henrick

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Time for action - Creating the database fields

In the Fields tab of the database we created, you can create the fields that will store the data you want your users to enter. For an annotated bibliography, we want to create fields for a resource name, a synopsis, a pointer to the resource (most likely a URL), an area to upload a resource, a time added field, and some topic categories.

  1. To create the resource name field, select Text from the field drop-down list. Give it a name using the Field Name field and set autolink to allow any mention of the resource to be linked back to the original entry.
    Time for action - Creating the database fields
  2. The synopsis field will require more space than the resource ...

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