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The Learning Center's tips and tools page contains a variety of handouts and videos that address study skills, productivity, reading, and test taking.
Study Skills Books
Make It Stick by Peter C. Brown; Henry L. Roediger; Mark A. McDaniel
Call Number: LB1060 .B768 2014
Publication Date: 2014-04-14
To most of us, learning something "the hard way" implies wasted time and effort. Good teaching, we believe, should be creatively tailored to the different learning styles of students and should use strategies that make learning easier. Make It Stick turns fashionable ideas like these on their head. Drawing on recent discoveries in cognitive psychology and other disciplines, the authors offer concrete techniques for becoming more productive learners.
The Study Skills Handbook by Stella Cottrell
Call Number: LB2395 .C68 2019
Publication Date: 2019-03-18
This is the ultimate guide to study skills, written by million copy bestselling author Stella Cottrell. Her tried and tested approach, based on over twenty years' experience of working with students, has helped over a million students to achieve their potential. When it comes to studying, there is no one-size-fits-all approach. This engaging and accessible guide shows students how to tailor their learning to their individual needs in order to boost their grades, build their confidence, and increase their employability.