Event Title

Build-a-LibGuide: Virtual Tour of Special Collections

Tuesday, July 13, 2021
1:00pm - 1:45pm (Eastern Time - US & Canada) change time zone

Event Details


Products Covered:
LibGuides & LibGuides CMS   New Session!  
Session Type:
Build It Session
Simone Wagner


In this session, we will show you how to create a guide for Special Collections. We'll discuss what sort of content you may want to include to introduce users to your collection and services you provide.

This session assumes a base knowledge of LibGuides. If you are new to LibGuides we recommend that you watch or attend the Building a Guides Session prior to this one.

We'll cover:

  • Adding Images and Text
  • Including embedded widgets
  • Using link assets to connect to finding aids
  • Adding policy documents
  • Simple styling techniques for boxes and text
User Type:
Intermediate Users  
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Webinar Software

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