With quick links to their LibAnswers and LibCal Room Bookings and My Scheduler, students can quickly ask questions and self-serve.
Plus, they have embedded LibCal Hours and shortcuts to their LibGuides E-Reserves!
The CIA Library makes use of the sidebar style LibAnswers LibChat widget.
Their 'Suggest a Purchase' form is a LibWizard form to boot!
The SHNU Library has their LibAnswers LibChat widget right in their header and a LibAnswers FAQ search box front & center on the homepage. Upcoming events pulls dynamically from a LibCal widget and their Library Newsletter is a LibGuides Blog!
OUHSC uses integrated LibCal for library hours and events. LibWizard for all their library forms. And the LibGuides E-Reserves Module for managing and displaying course reserves.
"We embed LibApps content into our guides whenever possible, including: a University-wide FAQ search (LibAnswers); upcoming library webinars (LibCal); student doctoral research appointments (LibCal's MyScheduler); chat service and hours (LibChat and LibCal Hours module); library system alerts (LibAnswers Status Management module); and a "report a broken link" form (LibWizard).
What we're most excited about though is the new unified search that brings together our guide content, A-Z list, LibAnswers FAQ, and our discovery service, which we recently launched on the Walden Library's homepage and throughout our website." - Heather Westerlund
They make strong use of Springshare product integrations with LibAnswers and LibChat widgets right on the homepage. Plus, they have a LibCal Hours widget always displaying 'Today's Hours'...right on the homepage.
WIT Library makes use of LibCal on their LibGuides CMS powered website.
Using LibCal, they display Library Hours effectively & efficiently.
"We are using LibCal in a number of ways, we use the My Scheduler for one-to-one appointments for our Academic Librarians, Academic Skills Advisors and our Digital Learning Specialists. We have recently rolled out the My Scheduler system in a pilot project for a Business School academics to allow students to book personal tutorials." - Aaron Burrell
Not only does Gwinnett Technical College use LibAnswers, LibCal,and LibWizard - but other departments on campus use it too! The Distance Education Department has their own LibGuides CMS Group for faculty courseware training, a dedicated LibAnswers, and LibWizard too!
Making strong use of their Springy Suite subscription, the library uses LibCal's Today Hours and LibAnswers 'Need Help?' on the homepage. Plus, they're using LibWizard forms for New Book, Media, or Periodical requests!
Right on the homepage, the 'Can We Help' Yellow sidebar widget highlights their LibAnswers FAQs. They began using LibAnswers to manage their ask a librarian enquiry services as well as powering their publicly-searchable knowledgebase of FAQs.
Using the LibAnswers SSM sidebar widget, they're able to share FAQs, gather feedback, and allow users to submit questions - from one widget! Students can book study rooms and request research appointments via their LibCal integration.
Daytona State College uses multiple Springshare tools:
This library makes good use of LibCal by showcasing their Room Bookings and Today's Hours.
Students can search LibAnswers FAQs or email a question using their 'Contact the Library' link.
Showcasing their LibAnswers Email and SMS/Texting services right on the homepage alongside their LibCal Library Hours and My Scheduler widgets.
Using various LibAnswers widgets, users can submit a question for email response and Start a real-time chat using LibChat.
Cornerstone University makes use of Springy's public-services tools: LibAnswers and LibCal. Using LibAnswers, they offer real-time LibChat reference and email reference functionality. Using LibCal, they display Library Hours effectively & efficiently.
Buffalo State makes great use of white space to prominently display their Library Hours using LibCal's Today Hours widget. Users can easily find and start real-time chats using their embedded LibAnswers chat widget.