About personal collections

You must be signed into Enigma Public to use this feature (see Creating an account).

As you use Enigma Public, you may find collections and datasets you’d like to revisit, or that you’d like to group together for a specific project. Personal collections let you do this. Personal collections are displayed on the Enigma Public home page, beneath the default Enigma Public collections.

Initially, you’ll have one personal collection called Bookmarks. You can create new personal collections as you need them.

Creating a personal collection

To create a personal collection:

  1. Click the plus icon beside PERSONAL COLLECTIONS.

  2. Enter a name for your collection. If you like, you can enter a description as well.
  3. Click Create Collection.

Adding to a personal collection

To add a collection or dataset to a personal collection:

  1. Navigate to the collection or dataset you want to include .

  2. Click the star beside the View button.

  3. Select the personal collection to use and click Save. You may need to click Cancel to close the window.

Accessing a personal collection

When you select a personal collection , you’ll see all of its collections and datasets , as well as the description you entered when you created the collection .

You can access any collection or dataset by clicking its name.

Modifying or deleting a personal collection

When you select a personal collection, you’ll see a menu icon at the top of the right panel (see in the screenshot above) that let you edit the metadata and delete the collection.

To modify the information associated with a personal collection:

  1. Select the personal collection you want to modify.
  2. Click the menu icon and choose Edit Metadata.

  3. Change the name and description as necessary.
  4. Click Save.

To delete an item from a personal collection:

  1. Select the personal collection you want to modify.
  2. Select the item you want to delete from the personal collection.
  3. Click the blue star next to the View button in the right panel.

  4. De-select the personal collection that includes the item.

  5. Click Save. You may need to click Cancel to close the window.

To delete a personal collection:

  1. Select the personal collection you want to delete.
  2. Click the menu icon and choose Delete Collection.
  3. Click Delete to confirm.