A full discussion of the features and uses of Mahara is beyond the scope of this book. There are a few titles available for a fuller coverage of Mahara's features. To get us started with Mahara and explore the Mahara/Moodle integration, we'll explore creating a simple portfolio.
Each portfolio in Mahara is called a view. You can create a view for different audiences, organizing your files and other information tailored to each group of readers. You can also set access controls on each view, providing you with the ability to share information with select groups of users.
To create a new view: