English 343: 001 / NCLC 343:001
Augmented Text (hypertext annotation)
Construct a short hypertext (at least 5 screens, with about 10 links) annotating a short text (500 words — about a page).
You can find Public Domain and open source texts at
- Project Gutenberg
- The Internet Archive’s Text Archive
- The Online Books Page at The University of Pennsylvania
You should be able to work directly in NVu. You may also compose in a text editopr such as NotePad. Don’t use the convert to HTML function in Microsoft Word®—it makes unwieldy html.
An annotation consists of links to definitions, examples, personal reflections, and external sites. Do not simply link to Dictionary.com or an online encyclopedia; the definitions and examples should be your own.
Tutorial on hypertext annotation.