Online Resources

STUDY SKILLS AND COLLEGE SUCCESS

Get the Most out of Studying
On this series of short videos Dr. Stephen Chew (Sanford University) provides excellent advice on learning and study strategies.

Study Guides and Strategies
A free learner-centric educational website translated into 39 languages. Some topics include: classroom learning, online learning, time and project management, reading and research, and others.

Study Skills Fast Facts
Downloadable [PDF] study skills pamphlets from Carnegie Mellon University

College Success Guide
Non profit organization Mapping Your Future offers this free guide and many other resources for a successful college experience

Study Skills Library
A great collection of tutorials, handouts and resources on study skills developed by California Polytechnic State University

 

TUTORIALS (Math, Reading, Writing, Sciences and others)

Khan Academy
Comprehensive collection of tutorials and lessons on multiple subjects (with great tools for Math)

MOOCulus
The Ohio State University offers this free Calculus course with lectures, lessons and a free textbook.

GCFLearnFree
Free tutorials on Reading and Math from the Goodwill Community Foundation

Online Writing Lab
Purdue’s University Online Writing Lab (OWL) is a very respected tool for reading and writing

 

FREE ONLINE COURSES, TEXTBOOKS AND TOOLS

MIT Open Courseware
Massachusetts Institute of Technology provides free access to materials from almost every course they teach

Open Culture
A collection of free cultural and educational resources: courses, textbooks, ebooks, audiobooks, movies and more.

College Open Textbooks
The College Open Texbooks Collaborative brings students access to more than 100 peer-reviewed free college textbooks

OpenStax College
From Rice University, OpenStax College also provides free textbooks for college students

MERLOT
Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching; free instructional and learning materials for online education