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Setting Template Variables for Liaison Librarians in the Library Directory

HR manages library employees in the Library Directory.  However DLS manages the template variables unique to  subject liaisons in the Utility Information category.



profile-url

Liaison Librarians and other select library employees use profiles created in LibGuides (group-Librarians) to replace the default directory page.

Set the value with the full URL to the profile in LibGuides.

libguides-id

Insert the librarian's id from LibGuides.  

The is used for a variety of purposes:

  • Loading the profile image on the D2L course prefix pages.
  • Used in LibGuide widgets to display guide lists, subject areas, and more.

viewgroup

Select the appropriate categories for the librarian.

The viewgroup selections are used to filter by category several places on the website.