Silva Training

  • Silva is a Content Management System (CMS).
  • Almost all universities in Britain now have a CMS to help 'look after' their brand as well as make support easier.
  • A CMS allows you to manage your website easily.

Silva Features

  1. Silva allows you to edit web pages through a web browser.

  2. Silva use UCL's corporate identity template plus a range of features for you to personalise it (a little bit!).

  3. Silva allows you to provide people with various roles e.g. Chief Editor, Editor, or Author roles.

  4. Silva Documents are versioned documents.  

    1. This means your older versions are not lost but can be restored.
    2. You can work on pages without affecting the public view.
  5. Silva provides tools so you can manage who can view your web pages and who can edit them.

  6. Silva uses UCL's central userid / password system.

Support

See the Web & Mobile Services Support page for details of the available support options.