Are you a new LibGuides author? Use this page to learn how to manage your account and set up your profile.
Already have a profile? Go to Create a Guide and other tabs to learn how to create LibGuides content.
Your profile appears in the right hand column of each of your LibGuides pages as well as on your main profile page. It includes an image, contact information, a list of the subject areas you cover, and other information.
See Setting Up/Editing Your Profile at the right to learn how to create and manage your profile.
This LibGuide has been adapted from:
Lib Guides for Guide Authors:
by Angela Cornwell (Long Island University)
Changing your password:
To create or edit your profile, click on Edit My Account found on the yellow nav bar on the top right. Enter or edit information in the following boxes:
|Profile Box Title:||This can be your title (i.e. Communication Librarian) or something generic like "Subject Librarian".) Whatever it is, keep it short so that it fits in the narrow column|
|Profile Image:||Upload an image of yourself from your computer. (If you don't have an image or are not comfortable having one, contact the LibGuides administrator.)|
|Display Name:||Enter your name as you want it to appear in your profile box.|
|Contact Info:||Enter your phone number, location, and other contact information. Hit enter to start a new line. (Note that there are separate boxes to enter your e-mail address, website or blog, and instant messaging name.)|
|Email:||Enter your e-mail address.|
|Subject Specialty:||Enter the subject areas you cover.|
|If you have a website or blog you want to link to, enter the URL here.|
Dr. Steevens' Library. Health Service Executive. Dr. Steevens' Hospital, Dublin 8. Tel: 01-6352555/8. Fax: 01-6352557. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org