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LibGuides Manual

Layout & Style

Pages, Columns & Boxes

  • Use the System Default> Side-Nav Layout
  • do NOT select "Show box-level navigation for selected page" under "Guide Navigation Layout"
  • if you have a lot of content, consider adding subpages
  • use the default column widths
  • avoid adding too many boxes.  
  • avoid visual clutter

Profile Box Guidelines

  • Use the Ask a Librarian box on guide pages
  • do not include your LC email address in your profile box
  • do not provide your LC phone number in your profile box