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Helpful Academic Skills Websites

General
  • iTunes U - This site will give you some information about iTunes U, but you can access the free downloads by opening up your iTunes player and going to the store. Then, you just click on the "iTunes U" tab at the top of the page. Take some time to explore what is available.
  • Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) - Online Writing Lab (OWL) Need help writing a paper? This site will help you through writing any type of paper. Have to write your paper in MLA format – Don’t know what MLA format is? OWL explains everything for you.
  • Khan Academy - Watch. Practice. Learn almost anything for free. For information about the site and how to get started, go HERE.
  • Study Guides and Strategies - Help for studying, time management, writing, vocabulary, reading, and research.
  • Adult Student.com - This is a companion website to "The Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success" book.

Learning Styles
  • Understanding your learning style can help you in school as well as in your career. Start your exploration by reading through this article: "Learning Styles" at MindTools. The article will direct you to a Learning Style Questionnaire, which will give you an explanation of the results, as well as some helpful tips.

Note-Taking Skills

Study Skills

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