Michael Schwartz Library
First Year Experience @ the Michael Schwartz Library
WELCOME TO CSU! Need assistance with research? Have a general question about the campus and its resources or services? Ask Your Personal Librarian or just stop by the Michael Schwartz Library between classes. We will be glad to show you around the library.
Making a Successful Transition to College
College Life: Your First Year in College from SparkNotes
Short guide filled with useful tips that will help first-year students have a positive college experience.
How is College Different from High School? from Southern Methodist University
Handy chart offers a side by side comparison of how high school differs from college.
Learning Express Library
Offers access to targeted skill–building interactive courses in math, reading, and writing, as well as hundreds of online interactive practice tests that prepare them for several types of exams including the SAT, GED, U.S. Citizenship, and civil service positions. Computer skills tutorials for a collection of Microsoft and Adobe software are also available.
Study Guides and Strategies
Helpful tips for academic success.
Transitioning to College
This site was developed at Kent State University with input from Ohio academic and high school librarians. It offers learning modules and resources to assist first-year students with the transition to college life.
Transitioning from High School to College Academics
This article from College View offers tips on being a successful college student. Be sure to browse the links under related links for other useful information that will ease you into college life.