First Year Writing I is a required course for all Lang first-year students. Students receive a mandatory library orientation while enrolled in FYW I. The library orientation serves as an introduction to the New School libraries and to academic research and writing.
Explore this guide to review and supplement the information provided in the library orientation.
Use the Interactive Tutorial to learn about and practice library research skills.
The New School Subject Librarians are available to provide personalized 1-on-1 assistance for students, faculty and staff in search strategies, evaluating sources, research methods, developing assignments and more. Schedule an appointment with a Subject Specialist using the Libraries online form.
Subject Librarians are available for one-on-one appointments and in-class library instruction, and can create customized library research guides. Users may contact them directly with recommendations or fill out the Request a Purchase form on the library website.