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FFYS 1000: First Year Seminar

This guide will help you learn about the First Year Seminar course and the corresponding Information Literacy tutorials.


This guide is designed to help LMU students find and access resources in their First Year Seminar (FYS). Explore the information in this guide to find helpful information on where to find background information, books, articles, and more.

FYS Learning Outcomes

After taking the online tutorial, you should be able to do the following:

  • Be able to evaluate sources for quality (e.g., by learning to differentiate between scholarly and popular sources)
  • Acquire research skills including use of the library catalog and electronic databases to retrieve books or articles, whether in print or online