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The You are here breadcrumb navigation bar is located just below the main site tabs . This navigation tool is a breadcrumb trail of the Connexions pages you have displayed as you have drilled into Connexions to getto the current page. By clicking on any point within the breadcrumb trail you can return to that page.

You can search the repository for a specific module or a collection using the Search button and text box in the upper right of the Connexions home page. Type in a name, keyword,collection title, module title, text string, or object ID in the Search text box and click Search . Connexions will display a list of all the content that matches your entry. To view amodule or collection, click on its title.

Above the search box is a toolbar with some quick links for your convenience. These links vary, depending on whether you are logged into the system or not.

Search box while not logged in.
Personal toolbar before login

If you have a Connexions account and are logged into the system, you can perform the following actions byclicking on the links in this toolbar :

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Personal toolbar after login

My account and login sidebar

On the right side of the Connexions homepage is the My Account sidebar. Its display depends on whether you are logged in or not.

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My Accounts sidebar

The image on the left is displayed if you are not logged into Connexions or do not yet have an account. If you have aConnexions account, you can log into the system using this sidebar. In addition, there is a link to the page for requesting a new Connexions account , and a link to reset your password (if you forgot it).

The image on the right is displayed if you are logged into Connexions. Itfeatures links to your MyCNX dashboard , a link to change your account settings, and a link to modules that you have marked as your favorites. If you have any pendingrole requests or suggested edits, these will also be displayed in the My Account box.

The Featured Content portal is located on the left side of the home page. It is used to showcase Connexions' most popular and outstanding content, ranging from math and science collections to academic lenses.

Featured Content.
Featured Content.

Find content

You can start browsing Connexions' modules and collections from the home page by using the Find Content portal. The Search Content box is used to search for keywords related to the content you would like to find.

Find content
Find content portal.

There are also several links in the Find Content portal that will point you toward interesting Connexions content. First, place your mouse over the way you wish to browse the repository -- either by Subject, Language, Popularity, or Title, etc. This will change the list of links on the right. Click on a link to begin browsing that particular selection of Connexions content.

Create content

It's easy to get started creating content on Connexions. The Create Content portal, located just below the Find Content portal, contains links to help you begin authoring your own modules and collections.

Spotlight sidebar

The Spotlight sidebar features authors and their content, feedback from Connexions users, and events related to Connexions.

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The Spotlight sidebar

News sidebar

This sidebar contains links to news items about the latest developments with Connexions. This includes updates to the site andoutside publications that feature Connexions.

Questions & Answers

Application of nanotechnology in medicine
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
yes that's correct
I think
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
How we are making nano material?
what is a peer
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
What is STMs full form?
scanning tunneling microscope
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
what school?
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
sciencedirect big data base
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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