In alignment with our mission, the Learning & Writing Center fosters the enhancement of academic skills and abilities to assist students in becoming independent learners. The Center assists students in developing skills, abilities and strategies through individual appointments and workshops. We have also compiled a list of online tools & resources and some tips for studying in groups.
The Learning Center has compiled the following list of online tools, services and resources to assist students in developing skills and strategies to become more independent learners.
Tools & ServicesOnlineSchools.Org: Guide for College Level TestsEvernote: Keep Tabs on EverythingRemember the Milk: Electronic RemindersFree Mind: Free Mind Mapping SoftwareMnemonics: Index of Popular MnemonicsChegg: Online Study CommunityVassarStats: Statistics Computation ToolConnexions: Online Learning CommunityOnline College Courses: Free online courses from the world's leading universitiesStudy Hacks: Student success advice blog by students for studentsOCW Finder: Database of open course wareStudy Blue: The online home for your class notes, flashcards, and course materials
Learning Style & Preferences:VARK Learning Style QuestionnairePEPS Learning Style InventoryIndex of Learning Styles QuestionnaireMultiple Intelligences TestHemispheric Dominance Inventory TestTips for visual, auditory and kinesthetic learnersStudy Blue: The online home for your class notes, flashcards, and course materials
Additional Test Taking Strategies and Stress Relief Resources:Exam Prep and Test Taking Skills PowerpointPrintable PowerpointTest Prep TechniquesTest Taking Strategies WorkshopReducing Test Anxiety
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The Learning, Writing, and Speaking Centers
Our Front Desk is located in
Gleeson Library (Lower Level, G03)
TEL: (415) 422-6713
FAX: (415) 422-2194
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