Category Archives: LibGuides

Floating boxes in LibGuides

A new feature has just been made available in LibGuides. You now have the option to remove the header and border for any box with a simple click. Simply edit the box and tick the ‘floating box’ option You wil … Continue reading

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New book carousels in LibGuides

Do you need to add a new books carousel to a LibGuide? It is now even easier to do this. Each carousel has been created as a widget which can be quickly added to any guide, as follows. Go to … Continue reading

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Calendars and LibGuides

Embedding a Libcal calendar into a LibGuide is simple. Libcal will create widgets for you which you can put into any LibGuide (or any other web page) by copying and inserting a couple of lines of script. In Libcal, go … Continue reading

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Have you checked your links?

URLs in LibGuides v2 have changed slightly.  URLs in the old format will work for a few weeks after go-live but you need to make sure you find and update any old links over the next few weeks. This is … Continue reading

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LibGuide Descriptions

Have you added a meaningful description to your guide? In LG v2 the guide description doesn’t just show at the top of your guide, it is prominant on our home page too. Adding a good description may help users find … Continue reading

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Tabbed boxes in LibGuides

One of the new features in LibGuides v2 is the ability to created tabbed boxes- a great way to manage lot of content without cluttering a page. If you have lots of similar content that would work well displayed in … Continue reading

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Changing your LibGuides profile

Do you want to edit your LibGuides profile? This has moved in LibGuides v2. You will find it under the LibApps dashboard. If you are in LibGuides, change to the LibApps Dashboard: You will then be able to edit your … Continue reading

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