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Libguides 2012 create a new guide

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How to create a Library guide. A guide for UCT Librarians

How to create a Library guide. A guide for UCT Librarians

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  • 1. Libguides at UCT: http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za
  • 2. Libguides at UCT: http://libguides.lib.uct.ac.za Make sure your subject is added here. Ask your administrator for Libguides: Caroline.Dean@uct.ac.za to add the link to your Libguide here.
  • 3. Libguides at UCT: SIGN IN Sign in using your email address and your Libguide password. Ask your administrator for Libguides: Caroline.Dean@uct.ac.za to add your name to the system.
  • 4. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE Watch this video before you create a new guide. http://help.springshare.com/content.php?pid=34814&sid=256703
  • 5. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE Once you have created a guide it will be listed in this drop down box for you to edit at any time.
  • 6. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE Or you can Create a new guide by clicking on ‘Guides’ in the toolbar and then choose ‘Create New Guide’
  • 7. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE Start fresh (no template) or use an existing guide “Guide title” for example: Geological Sciences Library Guide – UCT “Short description” for example: How to find information - a library guide for Geological Sciences students and academics at UCT. Click ‘Create New Guide’
  • 8. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE Once you have created your guide, you can always change the information about your guide by going to “Guide Settings” and click on “Change Guide Information”
  • 9. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE In the “Change Guide Information” box in the “Basic Settings” tab, you can change the title or description of the page. Give your guide a friendly URL . This will be the web address of your new guide.
  • 10. Libguides at UCT: CREATE A NEW GUIDE In the “Change Guide Information” box in the “Assigned Tags” tab, you can assign tags to your page. Separate each tag with a comma. “Tagging your guide with a few keywords will help users find it inClick ‘Save’ and then ‘Close’ the system….”

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