ACADEMIC WEBSITES

Students often need assistance completing projects, research, and/or preparing for tests.  These websites are a small representation of available sites on the Internet.  Please remember that any material taken from a website and utilized for academic reasons must be properly cited.

Helping With Homework: A Parent's Guide to Information Problem-Solving (ericir.syr.edu/ithome/digests/helphome.html) : ERIC's guide based on the Big Six Skills problem-solving approach.

MLA Documentation (http://webster.commnet.edu/mla.html): Provides writing research paper help. Capital Community College Humanities Dept.

Study Skills (adm.uwaterloo.ca/infocs/Study/study_skills.html): University of Waterloo provides info on study skills, Writing exams and Cramming. Basic advice is to attend all classes. Find out why!

UNC's Ten Traps of Studying (www.unc.edu/depts/ucc/TenTraps.html): University of North Carolina offers advice on study habits, preparing for exams and the Ten Traps of Studying!

Center for The Advancement of Learning (www.muskingum.edu/~cal/database/genpurpose.html): Items cover strategies for Critical thinking, test anxiety, memory. motivation and more.

How To Succeed As A Student (http://homestead.com/bucknall) : A 137 page downloadable book providing 160 tips and information for improving grades.

Professor Freedman's Math (www.mathpower.com): Addresses math anxiety, learning and teaching styles and math frustrations. Right in our own backyard! Check the bio page on Prof. Freedman.

Encyclopedia Britannica on Line for Free (http://brittanica.com) online version of Encyclopedia Britannica

B.J.Pinjchbeck's Homework Help (http://school.discovery.com/homeworkhelp/bjpinchbeck/) You pick a subject and the site links you to resources for help with your homework!

Managing Time (www.columbia.edu/cu/augustine/study/) :Columbia University offers ideas on how to manage time and improve comprehension. Also provides a selection on studying foreign languages.

Self Management System (www.csulb.edu/~tstevens/patsm96.html):Provides charts and examples of how to set up schedules and priorities

Study Skills Self Help Information (www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/stdyhlp.htm) : Virginia Tech offers great information for everyone!

UNC's Ten Traps of Studying (www.unc.edu/depts/ucc/TenTraps.html): University of North Carolina offers advice on study habits, preparing for exams and the Ten Traps of Studying!