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Note the locations of the links to:
- 1) Books and e-Books - Search Laney Library's online catalog and learn what print books we own. The catalog provides access to e-Books.
- 2) Journal Articles - Databases are used to access articles and other resources.
- 3) Streaming Video/Films - Films On Demand & Kanopy are streaming video/film databases.
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EBSCO eBook Video Tutorial
EBSCO eBooks Video Tutorial
EBSCO’s extensive collection of eBook titles on EBSCOhost allows for a comprehensive and powerful search experience. Learn how to do a basic search for e-Books at Laney Library.
Free Online Study Support Tools
Click: Laney Library to find more books on study habits and skills.
Search the catalog with keywords:
- study habits
- study skills
251 Study Secrets Top Achiever by 251 Study Secrets from the Diary of a Top Achiever provides you 251 easy methods and tricks to achieve top success in studies - without stress and tension. This unique 'quick help' book for students deals with all the topics that are important for your study success. Here are some of those topics: * Confidence* Motivation* Choosing Career* Fixing Goal in Mind* Increasing Brainpower* Program to Succeed* Concentration* Managing Time* Becoming Healthy* Learning More in Class This book is written in short, concise form so that you can read fast, learn quickly, and use instantly!
Publication Date: 2011-04-01
The Regis Study Skills Guide by A self-evaluative tool for students to augment their study skills and to maximize their learning efficiency. Originally developed 30 years ago for New York City's elite Regis High School, it remains a cornerstone of Regis' guideance and advisement programs since that time. The study guide addresses multiple aspects of student learning, including time management, reading comprehension, information retention, note taking, paper writing, and timed testing. Each unit includes questions for self-evaluation, goals, and suggestions for improvement. This revised edition offers additional material on increasing role of technology in learning, most notably focusing on Internet research.
Publication Date: 2008-03-01
Study Skills Strategies, Fourth Edition by Whether youa re learning in a classroom, online, or even in a book, good study habits are essential. Our lives are busy. Ita s hard enough to find the time to learn new skills, which means ita s that much more important to maximize your efforts and ensure results.
Publication Date: 2009-12-16
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