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Introduction to LibGuides (v1)   Tags: welcomelg  

Getting started with creating your content in the system.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2015 URL: http://help.springshare.com/introlg Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Basics, Step-by-Step

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Other Key Guides

  • Box Types
    Wondering what all those box types do? This guide'll show you.
  • Profiles
    Learn all about profiles - modifying, moving around, adding, etc.
  • Reusable Content
    Make the most of your system & avoid wheel-reinvention syndrome by reusing content - yours, your colleagues', or from another library!
  • Creating Search Boxes
    Learn how to add custom search boxes to your guides, including catalog searches, search boxes from database providers, etc.
  • Using Interactive Tools
    A showcase of interactive utilities that assist with multiple intelligences, various learning styles, & anytime learning.
  • Statistics
    Learn all about statistics in the system!
  • Learning Management Systems
  • Widgets & API Utility
 

Welcome to LibGuides!

What is a guide?

Each guide can contain 1 or more pages, so you can think of a guide as a mini-website. Create guides on any topic, for any purpose.

There are no limits to the number of guides you can have in the system, so don't be shy - create!

What is the structure of a guide?

Guides consist of pages (tabs), subpages (dropdown list from a tab), and boxes of content (text, links, rss feeds, videos, polls, widgets, etc.).

Hierarchy:     Guide > Pages/Sub-pages > Content Boxes > Info you add to the content box

Guide structure

 

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