The Alaska State Libraries, Archives & Museums uses LibGuides CMS to:
Uses LibGuides CMS so that they can have a library website independent of their municipality, who doesn’t quite understand the size of the website they need or how constantly it should be updated.
ABC Library needs a dynamic, easy-to-update system that librarians and library staff without web coding or design skills can use.
It’s interoperability with LibCal and LibAnswers are beneficial, but the database management, sharable image manager, and templates/groups are the real workhorses of their website.
By adding a Google Translate widget to their header, they've instantly made their LibGuides CMS website multilingual! Combined with a visually appealing gallery box, they've created an accessible and engaging homepage.
Plus, they make excellent use of LibCal widgets from their 'Today's Hours' across the top to the LibCal Events widget on the sidebar.