Plone 4, the university’s upgraded content management system (CMS), is available for you to create your website. Here's a quick rundown of the improvements that make it much easier to use.

Easy to preview your content

There's now an option to preview your page from the edit menu tab.

Video integration

We now have a embed flash video button that works with the UofL Flash Media Server.

Big improvements to the look and feel

There is a suite of templates to choose from, following the new branding standard. We have incorporated responsive design into all new templates supporting a mobile / tablet experience.

Message boards

There is now the ability to have discussions on topics through the message board.


You can create a blog to tell others what you're researching or other news in your department.