Online Resources

This page is intended to offer further assistance in your academic studies. The underlined links provide effective and strategic tips in helping you in your writing, critical thinking, study habits, and mathematical skills.

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Academic and Study Skills

  • Boost Your Skills
    • This website is contains helpful work habits, writing strategies, and other tips to succeed in college.
  • How To Study
    • Find many useful ways to study effectively, write, take tests, and get organized in this website.
  • Simple Tricks to Succeed in College
    • This website contains college study tips and tricks to help you manage your time, take better notes, study more effectively, improve your memory, handle college stress, and much more.
  • Study Guides and Strategies
    • This website offers ways one can become motivated in one's studies. It offers ideas how to organize and manage for class assignments, projects, tests, etc. It also contains useful information about different learning styles.

Mathematical Skills

  • Khan Academy
    • This website offers helpful tutorial videos on various subjects including mathematics, the sciences, finance, and other general education topics.
  • Need Help in Math
    • This website offers math review from Algebra to Calculus. It offers practice exams in order to help you succeed in school.
  • Math World
    • This website provides an interactive math encyclopedia. It is the web's most extensive mathematics resource.
  • Math is Power
    • This websits offers information about basic math, algebra, learning styles, and math anxiety. It provides math tutorial videos, such as multiplying expressions. It also provides helpful links.
  • Mathematics Diagnostic Tests
    • This website offers practice for math exit exams.
  • Helpful Math Links
    • This website offers students with several math links and resources.

Useful Research Sites

  • Library of Congress
    • The Library of Congress offers its resources available to Congress and the American people. Their mission is to provide and preserve a collection of knowledge for the benefit of the American people. The Library of Congress Online Catalog allows individuals to research articles, books, journals, magazines, etc., for free.
  • Internet Public Library
    • This is an online reference public service that offers many useful sources from encyclopedias to books.

Writing Skills

  • Online Writing Lab (OWL)
    • This website offers a variety of writing information and resources. It provides useful handouts, PowerPoint presentations, and workshops.
  • More Writing Resources
    • This website offers many useful links and resources that help you with the writing process.
  • Bibliography Generator
    • This website helps individuals to properly cite their works cited page.
  • Wridea
    • Wridea is a free online idea management service that is designed to help writers brainstorm, organize and improve their ideas.

Online Learning

  • A Guide to Online Schools
    • This guidebook helps prospective online students better understand the educational challenges they may face, and how to overcome them. The guide takes an in-depth look at platforms such as MIT OpenCourseware, Khan Academy, and Coursera, and includes advice and keys to success from a panel of online learning experts. Key features of the guide include:

       - An inspection of the different types of online learning
       - Tips for choosing an online program and how to get the most out of an online education
       - Advice for specific audiences, such as international students, students with disabilities, and K-12 students
       - Financial aid options for online programs

Free Reading Sources

  • Project Gutenberg
    • There are more than 25,000 free e-books in Project Gutenberg's online catalog and an additional 100,000 free e-books available from the site's partners and affiliates.
  • The Online Books Page
    • The University of Pennsylvania website has more than 30,000 books that anyone can read for free. Users can search by book author or title.

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