Skip to Main Content

LibGuides Manual

Resource Icons : Special Format Collections

How to Add Special Format Catalog Items

When adding a special format item from the catalog, paste the URL of the special format icon in the “Cover Art” box:

Please see below for examples of adding special format items from the Library's catalog:

URLs of Special Format Resource Icons

 To add a special format item from the LC catalog:

  1. Click on "Add/Reorder"
  2. Select "Book from the Catalog"
  3. Under "Cover Art" select "Other" from the drop-down menu
  4. Copy and paste the relevant special format icon URL in the "Enter Cover Art URL" field
  5. Select Medium-140px wide
  6. enter the appropriate ALT Text for the resource icon you selected

Please copy and paste the appropriate special format icon URL from the list below:



Film, Video:

Group of Images:


Manuscript & Mixed Materials:


Music Score:




Veterans History:

Photograph, Print, or Drawing:

Software e-resource:

Web Archive:

Web Page:

3-D Objects: 


Books with No Cover Art

When creating a list of books and special format items, use the LC OPAC’s book icon URL for books with no cover art :