18 Adding media to a Pressbooks page

Uploading Media to Pressbooks


This video describes:

  • how to add audio files and visual media into Pressbooks
    • how to add a caption to an image
    • how to attach a media category tag to a media file
  • how to insert audio and images directly into a Pressbooks chapter

We will discuss how to add media to a Hypothesis annotation pane in a different part of this document. Click this link to go directly to the annotation instructions page


To Add Audio in a Hypothesis annotation:

Upload your audio media file to Pressbooks, then copy the url for that audio file and paste it into your hypothesis annotation. Hypothesis will automatically embed the material as an audio file in the annotation.


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