LibGuides supports responsive design, and guides will appear differently when viewed on a variety of devices. Depending on the screen size of device, layout and navigation features of LibGuides will adjust and rearrange to fit the screen. Following these navigation guidelines will improve the accessibility and usability of your guides, especially when it comes to viewing on mobile devices:
Side Navigation structure as seen on a mobile device:
Side navigation structure as seen on a computer:
Top Navigation structure as seen on a mobile device:
Top navigation structure as seen on a computer:
To check mobile look while on Chrome: right click on page> inspect> click on second icon from the top left (phone/tablet icon)
Most content should be geared towards our users, not ourselves. Think about what tasks your users need to do and how your content can help them do that.
Creating and maintaining high-quality content can be time-consuming. Do your future self a favor and consider whether your decisions will cause more work than is necessary in the future.
From Illinois Library Best Practices: Layout & Content page of their Getting Started with LibGuides resources.