Hill College

Learning Resources

Citation Tips:

MLA

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

Formatting citations, citing the Works Cited page, and sample Works Cited pages.

http://www.library.cornell.edu/resrch/citmanage/mla

More MLA Citation examples.

APA

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

Formatting citations, citing the Reference page, and sample Reference pages.

http://www.library.cornell.edu/resrch/citmanage/apa

More APA Citation examples.

Essay Strategies

http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/media/8tips-essaywriting.pdf

Tips on writing an essay including sample texts and bibliography/citation examples.

Learning Styles

http://nwlink.com/~donclark/hrd/styles/vak.html

Determining if you are a Visual, Auditory, or Kinesthetic/Tactile Learner.

Note-taking

http://www.notetakinghelp.com/

Taking notes in class, note taking strategies, and organizing your notes after class.

Online Class Readiness

Take the READI assessment and see your online learning strengths and weaknesses.

Go to: http://hillcollege.readi.info

Enter the following information as prompted:

Group Name: students

Username: hillcollege
Password: student

Stress Management

http://www.stressmanagementtips.com/school.htm

Provides information on stress management and how to downsize test stress.

Time Management

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~acskills/success/time.html

Helps you to create a schedule, avoid procrastination, and use time effectively.

Study Habits

http://www.testtakingtips.com/study/index.htm

Study tips to help retain information that works for everyone.

Test Anxiety

http://www.testtakingtips.com/anxiety/index.htm

Tips on reducing test taking anxiety, staying positive, and focusing.

Test-taking

http://www.testtakingtips.com/test/index.htm

Tips on test preparation and examples on multiple choice, essay, and math exams.

Study Skills

http://www.learningguide.org/

Active listening skills, memorization techniques, reading comprehension strategies.

Memorization

http://www.memorizationtips.com/

Memorization, techniques, tips, and how to improve your memory.

Group Work

http://www.teambuildingguide.com/

How to work within a group/team.

Dictionary

http://www.merriam-webster.com/

Educational articles/search engine

http://scholar.google.com/

Finding scholarly approved information and articles online.