From the LibGuides homepage, use the + Create Guide button to create a new guide.
The "Create New Guide" window will display.
For the "Choose Layout of Reuse" option, most guide creators will select the option to Start fresh (it is also possible to "Copy content/layout from an existing guide"). Please note: you will not be able to change the system default template --> Library of Congress Standard Research Guide.
From LC's Digital Collections "About this Item" Page:
Image citation format for images from Library of Congress collections*:
Creator. Title. Date. Collection Name. Division Name.
Image caption format for images from external organizations*:
*it is the responsibility of the guide owner to determine the copyright or other use restrictions of an item
Only add videos from the LC Webcasts page
To add new media/widgets:
To reuse media/widgets:
Each Library of Congress LibGuide must have at least one subject heading included. The subject list in our instance of LibGuides is a controlled list based on the buckets created in the E-Resources Online Catalog. Subjects are also turned into metadata that will be used for discovery by all search engines (both Library of Congress P1 and Google, etc.) However, if you need a new subject heading added, please contact Donna Brearcliffe ([email protected]):
To assign subjects:
Tags are free-text keywords that each Research Guide creator can create. They are only used for discovery within LibGuides (not with other search engines).
To add tags: