Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to review the LibGuides website that hosts library user guides. Design/methodology/approach – This paper outlines the features and benefits of the LibGuides site, describes how it can be used as a web portal and peruses its hosted content. Findings – LibGuides is a good place to see how different libraries are incorporating Web 2.0 approaches into their library guides. Originality/value – The familiar library guide still can have a strong impact in the Web 2.0 environment and enhance a library's online presence.
The Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances – Emerald Publishing
Published: Aug 24, 2010
Keywords: Libraries; Worldwide web; Portals
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