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'''Deprecated''': See the '''LG Help''' page and '''Style Guidelines''' page of [http://go.middlebury.edu/lgtemplate this guide] '''instead'''''.
===== Basics =====
'''You must be logged into LibGuides to see these pages.'''
*[http://go/libguides http://guides.middlebury.edu/]
*[http://guides.middlebury.edu/c.php?g=431955&p=2946427 Style Guidelines]
*[http://LibGuides%20help http://guides.middlebury.edu/admin_help.php]
*[http://guides.middlebury.edu/c.php?g=431955&p=2981523 LG Help]
===== Tips for Creating Libguides =====
* Page length: Try to keep landing page content above the fold
* Text: Keep it brief! users mainly want links, examples.
* Headings: Keep it brief (but not too brief!): make informative/intuitive to students.
**Example: “Which style should I use?”
*Comments availability:
**Recommendation: Consider enabling for entire page only.
**How to turn off for entire page or for individual boxes: see [http://help.springshare.com/content.php?pid=334050&sid=3590765#comments Toggling comments]
*Add “Ask a librarian” sidebar box widget and your profile box in right column
*Style issues creators cannot change because they are default for site consistency
**Color of headings
**Box borders
**Tab styles and colors
[[Category:Subject Guides]]
[[Category:Subject Guides]]
[[Category:Lib guides]]
[[Category:Research & Instruction]]

Latest revision as of 10:51, 15 September 2016

Deprecated: See the LG Help page and Style Guidelines page of this guide instead.

You must be logged into LibGuides to see these pages.

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