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First Year OHIO Libraries Tutorial

This tutorial was created to support undergraduates in their first year at Ohio University to use the Libraries' and better understand information

Instructions for UC Instructors

The Ohio University Libraries have collaborated with the University College to create an engaging tutorial, with lesson plan, to better students' understanding on Libraries' services and resources. The overall goal is to create a solid foundation of success for students related to information seeking skills, critical thinking, and the use of research resources to support their following semesters at OHIO.

First Year OHIO Libraries Tutorial (Week 5)

Have questions? Feel free to reach out

Chris Guder ( - Head of Subject Learning Services and Education Librarian

Barb Remsburg ( - Director of Learning Community Programs

Community Choice

Several Librarians and Archivists have submitted community choice lesson plans. As you can see, some of the lesson plans are geared toward specific majors while others are general interest or focused on specialized materials here at OHIO that can enhance a students' experience. Lesson plans can be found in the UC Instructor Materials folder in Blackboard.

  1. African American History (Miriam Intrator)
  2. Athens Then and Now (Miriam Intrator)
  3. Business (Chad Boeninger)
  4. Discovering OHIO History through OHIO Homecoming Primary Archives Resources with accompanying See Think Wonder worksheet (Bill Kimok) NOTE: This lesson plan relies upon the Homecoming exhibit, which is only up around OHIO Homecoming week. Contact Bill Kimok with any questions.
  5. Ethics in Archival & Historical Research (Miriam Intrator)
  6. Introduction to Archives & Special Collections (Miriam Intrator)
  7. Nursing (Hanna Schmillen)