Event Title

Creating a Library Homepage with LibGuides CMS

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm (Eastern Time - US & Canada) change time zone

Event Details

Details

Products Covered:
LibGuides & LibGuides CMS  
User Level:
Admin Users  
Session Type:
Advanced Training Session
Springy:
Carrie Williams

Previously Recorded Session

About:

Are you planning to use LibGuides as your library website? This session will cover the basics of setting up a guide to use as a custom homepage, discuss important system settings, and make minor customizations to look and feel. Users should be familiar with LibGuides prior to this session. Recommended watching before the session: Planning LibGuides CMS for use as a Library Website.

This session is a 2 day series. There is an optional, more advanced session offered next Tuesday covering the creation of a header and footer, advanced page layout, and CSS customization. Familiarity with HTML and CSS is required for the advanced session.

We'll cover:

  • Basic settings for using LibGuides CMS for your library website
  • Creating a group for a customized homepage
  • Building a guide for use as a custom homepage
  • Making minor CSS adjustments

Registration is required.

Webinar Software

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