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CU Web Site Principles and Guidelines
In 2005, the University's Web Advisory Committee set out to define a common set of principles to promote Web-site improvements in: accessibility, usability, currency or timeliness, consistency, accuracy, security, and privacy and confidentiality.
View Web Site Principles and Guidelines (PDF) Visual Style Guide and Template
Created in 2005, the Style Guide is the place to go to learn more about the use of Columbia-approved logos, typeface, and colors, branding, and identity.
View Visual Style Guide and Template Editorial Style Guide
Developed in 2003, the CU Editorial Style Guide applies to the home page and those pages that follow the template. It is strongly suggested that all Columbia entities with an online presence follow this style manual.
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