SNAP: Activities & Resources: Import or Export a Book

A book may be exported to a zip file from Moodle, and may then be imported back as individual chapters added to an existing book. 

To Export a Book:

1. Login to Moodle and select your course.

2.  Select the book.

book option button.


3. Select the Admin Gear in the Top Right.

admin gear icon


4. Select Generate IMS CP. 

Generate IMS CP button.


To Import a Book:

1. Click Import chapter in the Administration Block on the sidebar to the right

Import Chapter button.

2. Select Each folder represents one chapter.

each folder represents one chapter option selected

3. Click Choose File or drag and drop your zip into the box, and then click Import at the bottom left to save.

Choose a file and import buttons

4. Click Continue once you have finished.

Continue button at the bottom

5. Your original chapter will be displayed. In order to see the new chapters, you can select it from the Table of Contents at the top left.

Table of Contents displayed

6. For more information on how to import or export a book in a non-SNAP theme, please see


Referenced from: Moodle

12/6/2019 10:24:00 AM