Using the internal system discussion board

The internal system discussion board is a great place to start discussions with your colleagues, as anyone with a system account can contribute. Don't feel like you have to limit these to discussions about LibGuides, either If you're using LibGuides as a staff intranet, your system discussion board is a great place to share announcements and important news.

This board can be accessed from Discussions > System Discussion Board on the command bar. From here you can:

  1. Add new discussions by expanding the Add New Discussion panel.
  2. View and reply to existing discussions by clicking on their title.
  3. Use the Search Titles filter to find discussions by terms used discussion titles.
  4. Filter the visible discussions by the tags used.

Navigating the internal system discussion board


Who can use the internal system discussion board?

User level View/Create Discussions? Delete Discussions? Manage Tags?
Admin Yes Yes, from any user Yes
Regular Yes Yes, but only the ones they created No
Editor/Contributor Yes Yes, but only the ones they created No
Patron No n/a n/a

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