LibGuides are most effective when they address a specific instructional problem and connect students with library resources specific to their course. Therefore, course guides should include:
These functions are demonstrated in the following SpringShare support videos.
NO: For more information see the library homepage at http://www.uwm.edu/libraries
Yes: For more information see the libraries homepage
All pages that will serve as a utility for librarians, such as internal planning and training guides should not be published. These guides can be published privately so that only users who know the URL can retrieve the guide.
To get started creating Research and Course Guides please contact Kristin Woodward to request an account and schedule training. The training session will cover basic information about creating guides at the UWM Libraries. Basic online training will be provided in advance.
Before publishing your guide review the purpose and design of the guide using the questions in this self-review: