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Best Practice Guide for LibGuides

Created for the LCR staff, this guide will help you to get started, understand standards, and share tips, tricks and tutorials.

Best Practices for LibGuides

Springshare has provided some excellent guidance on best practices for LibGuides.

Check out some other excellent resources on best practices:

LibGuides: Best Practice Guide (Western Illinois University Libraries)

Creating and Editing LibGuides Best Practices (Purdue University Libraries)

Journal article:
Are you reaching your audience?
Castro Gessner G, Chandler A, Wilcox WS. 2015. Reference Services Review. 43(3):491-508.
Abstract:
Purpose – This paper aims to analyze the intersection of LibGuide authors (producers) and LibGuide users (consumers) at University Library, Cornell University, New York, USA. In consideration of this previous finding, the authors felt it was vital to address the question of how Cornell University Library (CUL) LibGuides can better serve Cornell’s user base. By posing questions such as, “what are authors’ intentions in creating LibGuides” and “how are local users finding, accessing and/or engaging with LibGuides”, this paper hopes to make nuanced recommendations to authors.

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