The Internet contains a wealth of material for students who want to improve their general academic skills, tips on such issues as developing good study skills, overcoming test anxiety, taking effective notes, improving reading speed and comprehension, and understanding how to work best according to a preferred learning style.
If you find yourself having trouble in any of these areas, check out some of the websites listed below. Rather than reinventing the wheel, we've just provided links to some of the most helpful sites. The titles are self-explanatory, so check out any that seem to address your problems and needs.
Use your syllabus: Tips on how you can make the information in your course syllabus to plan for success.
Reading for Comprehension
How You Learn: Identifying and Understanding Your Learning Preferences
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