OneNote 2016 and 2013

Learn step by step how to work with OneNote

OneNote 2016 and 2013

Paperback, full color | 248 pages |   Table of contents |   Sample chapter

How do you collect information, creative ideas, minutes from a meeting, short notes and other documents in a clear and organized way? The handy and user-friendly Office program called OneNote is the answer!
Type or draw your notes and gather together important data from files, such as Word documents, images and hyperlinks all in one place. You can arrange the information in a clear and well-organized whole and share it with others. Searching for information on your PC, tablet, smartphone or Post-it notes becomes a thing of the past.
OneNote can be used on a PC, tablet or smartphone and you can view and edit your notes on all of these devices. The versatility of the program makes it an ideal choice for use at work or school, during meetings, brainstorm sessions and other group projects. This step-by-step book contains hundreds of screen shots that help you learn all the details of this fine program on a PC. It is suitable for adults as well as high school and college students.
Moreover, there are tips available for instructors and teachers on the effective use of OneNote as a tool in class.

Please note: In order to work with this book, you need to have OneNote 2016 or 2013 already installed on your computer. This can be done by using the OneNote component from the full Office 2016 or 2013 desktop suite or by having a subscription to Office 365, the online version. Windows 10 also has a built-in OneNote app, but this book does not use that version.

Learn how to:

  • create notebooks with sections and pages
  • save on OneDrive and your computer
  • add images, documents and hyperlinks
  • draw and write in OneNote
  • work with other OneNote apps and via the browser
  • export, print and protect

Suitable for: Microsoft OneNote 2016 and 2013
Windows 10, 8.1 and 7

Prior knowledge: basic knowledge of working with a computer.

About the author:
Koen Timmers is one of the top 10 teachers in the world and has more than 15 years of experience as a teacher and is also a Microsoft Expert Educator. With his wide experience, he is well aware of the many useful options and functions in OneNote. He is a frequent guest speaker at international conferences and regularly writes columns for various websites.

The author of this title is one of the best teachers in the world and is in the running for The Global Teacher Prize. This is a $1 million prize awarded annually in the US to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution. Bill Gates recently announced the top ten finalists in a powerful tribute to the work of teachers around the world.

Koen Timmers - Global Teacher Prize 2018 - Top 10

Visual Steps

OneNote 2016 and 2013 is written using the acclaimed Visual Steps method. This method features the following:

  • Content - the special needs and requirements of the beginning user with little or no technical background have been taken into account.
  • Structure - self-paced, learn as you go. Proceed step by step with easy to follow instructions. What's more, the chapters are organized in such a way that you can skip a chapter or repeat another as desired.
  • Illustrations - plentiful use of screen illustrations to show you if you are on the right track.
  • Layout - large sized book and large print make it easy to read.

The Studio Visual Steps Authors

The Studio Visual Steps team of authors consists of different professionals, all thoroughly experienced in their subject field.


OneNote 2016 and 2013
Author: Koen Timmers
  • ISBN: 978 90 5905 463 9
  • Price: US $24.95 Canada $29.95
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