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1L Tool Kit

Basic library resources for first-year students.

Taking exams

All about exams. Get a preview of what you need to know and how you need to demonstrate all you know in your exam answers. Having a better idea of what's in store may give you more confidence at exam time.

Study aid types

These prep tools help you work through particular issues and tasks -- just like you'll have to do during an exam. The ones shown below are representative of each series (e.g., Examples and Explanations series). Subject-specific titles in each of these series can be requested at the library desk.

Study aids

Study aids in the reserve collection are available for 3-hour loan. When you're not on campus, consult these online study aids.

West Academic (sign up at using your email address) includes: