The National Resource Center for The First Year Experience identifies the three most frequently reported objectives for FYE programs as:
Libraries are integral to successfully accomplishing numbers 2 and 3, however their involvement in FYE programs is often limited to “one-shots” or opt-in instructional sessions that vary by department or professor.
Credo supports First Year Experience library initiatives with two great products to meet your specific institutional needs!
Credo Online Reference Service combines an intuitive user-interface with top-tier reference content for the ideal one-stop exploratory search platform.
InfoLit Modules make instruction easy with ACRL-aligned videos, tutorials, and quizzes that can be used in class or embedded online for on-demand and point-of-need support.
Credo can help your library:
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Raymond Pun, first year student success librarian at California State University - Fresno, brings his unique perspective as the Credo Blog’s FYE Correspondent. Follow his insights and other FYE news here!