Build-a-LibGuide: For a Virtual Book Club

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
2:00pm - 2:40pm U.S. ET (UTC -4)
Jen Forgit
Session type:
Express Session
LibGuides Training Room: https://springshare.zoom.us/j/625567293
Products covered:
  LibGuides & LibGuides CMS     Online Learning - COVID-19  
User Level:
All Users  

In this session:

Join us for a 40 minute session where we will look at examples for book club guides.  Even though you can't meet in person, learn how to create a guide for and facilitate an online book club. From there we will build a guide based on best practices for this guide type.

What We Will Cover:

  • Add a gallery box of book club selections.
  • Creating Instructions for downloading E-Books.
  • Use the book from catalog asset type and link to the catalog.
  • Using Blogs and Discussion Boards to get the conversation going.
  • Using online tools to facilitate conversations.

This session assumes a base knowledge of LibGuides. If you are new to LibGuides we reccomend that you watch or attend the Building a Guides Session prior to this one. This session is for all user levels.

This session is intended for: All Users

Products covered: LibGuides & LibGuides CMS, Online Learning - COVID-19

Registration is not required, but is recommended to receive a reminder email and ics file to add to your calendar.

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