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Best Practices: Great LibGuides!

5 Steps to Great LibGuides!

Writing for the Web

Unless faced with life-changing information, most site visitors won't read all of the content provided but settle for a “good-enough” answer.

Keep it Short

Your LibGuide is your elevator pitch to sell your expertise!

Give Them What They Want

They want a search box,  library hours and their answer NOW!

Use AP and OSU Style!

OSU follows the Associated Press Style with only a few exceptions.

Check it!

Measure twice, cut once.