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This Guide will serve as a depositary for Class Assignments, Handouts, PPT presentations, and other materials that can be used by librarians during one-shot LI sessions and in for credit Library classes.

Draft First Year Seminar Curriculum Map

First Year Seminar Curriculum Map

Developed based on the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

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LOCATION

FRAME

RESOURCES

ACTIVITY

BTF 101 - Business and Technology

28

Lab

Authority

Information Has Value

Career Research Guide

Wall Street Journal

Exploring Careers

Profile a Company

ECF 090 - Engineering and Computer Science

6*

Lecture

Scholarship as a Conversation

Searching as Strategic Exploration

Career Research Guide

New York Times

How to link your educational plan to your career goals

Register NYT account, explore Science section

CJF 101 - Criminal Justice

1*

Lecture

Research as Inquiry

New York Times

LexisNexis

Finding articles about a Criminal Justice topic (IP, Open Access, Privacy, Forensics, etc.)

HSF 101 - Health Sciences

17*

Lab

Authority

Research as Inquiry

CINAHL

Academic Search Complete

“Cultural Competency” for your Field

Popular vs. Scholarly

LIF 101 - LA, Social Science and Humanities

29

Lecture

Information Creation as a Process

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Database Subject Matrix

Information life cycle

From Background Info to Keywords activity

LMF 101 - Math and Science

8*

Lecture

Searching as Strategic Exploration

Access Science

Credo, Gale Virtual Reference

Science

From Background Info to Keywords activity

Multidisciplinary vocabulary (ex. Circulation)

NSF 100 - Natural Sciences

2*

Lab

Scholarship as a Conversation

New York Times

Find a study cited in the NYT

SYF 101 - Psychology

5*

Lecture

Searching as Strategic Exploration

Scholarship as a Conversation

Credo, Gale Virtual Reference

From Background Info to Keywords activity

* Estimated as of 9/16

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