Scalar has direct links with a number of scholarly and popular media archives, making importing media easy. To get started, make sure you're logged in to a book for which you have Author privileges, and thenclick the menu at the top of the navigation on the left side of the window and select "Import". Four options will be displayed:
- Affiliated archives
- Other archives
- Local media files
- Internet media files
Let's look at the first two of these options in turn.