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Campus and college services will be closed Thurs., Nov. 23 and Fri., Nov. 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, and will return to normal operating hours on Mon., Nov. 27. 

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Study Tips 

Time management, Listening, Note-taking, Textbook Reading, Concentration, Memory: http://www.howtostudy.org/resources.php 

 

Short videos for college success (includes verbatim transcripts and summary notes): http://maclife.mcmaster.ca/academicskills/online_resources.cfm 

 

How to study and write for particular courses: http://www.howtostudy.org/resources.php  

 

Learning Styles 

Index of Learning Styles (ILS) - An online questionnaire with results and information immediately provided: http://www4.ncsu.edu/unity/lockers/users/f/felder/public/ILSpage.html 

 

Writing Process 

Planning, Pre-writing, Drafting, Revising, Editing: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/index2.html 

 

Genres of Writing 

Description, Narration, Exposition, Argumentation: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/  

 

Specialized Writing 

Annotated Bibliography, Poetry, Writing about Literature, Essay Exams, etc.: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/index2.html 

 

Professional, Technical, and Job-Search Writing: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/index2.html 

 

Grammar Information & Interactive Exercises 

University of Chicago Writing Program (links to grammar and writing resources): http://writing-program.uchicago.edu/resources/grammar.htm 

 

"Grammar Bytes" (interactive exercises):  http://www.chompchomp.com/ 

 

"Guide to Grammar and Writing"(exercises and information): http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/ 

 

"Dave's ESL Cafe"(for non-native English speakers): http://www.eslcafe.com/ 

 

Writing Research Papers 

Research Skills, Avoiding Plagiarism, Documenting Sources: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/research 

 

APA Documentation Style:  http://www.dianahacker.com/resdoc/social.html

 

MLA Documentation Style:  http://www.dianahacker.com/resdoc/humanities.html

 

CMS Documentation Style:  http://www.dianahacker.com/resdoc/history.html