The library offers many resources for students to help them improve on their research, studying, skill learning, memorizing, etc. Here are a few items offered from "Safari Tech and Business Books Online" that will make your studying and learning a bit more streamlined.
Critical Thinking Skills for Dummies (2015): Just what are the ingredients of a great argument? What is the secret to communicating your ideas clearly and persuasively? And how do you see through sloppy thinking and flim-flam? If you've ever asked any of these questions, then this book is for you!
Improve Your Speed Reading Skills (2015): Improve Your Speed Reading Skills and breeze through books, newspapers, textbooks, reports, webpages -- whatever you need to read, however you want to read it.
Essay Writing Skills – Essential Techniques to Gain Top Grades (2012): Writing essays is a major part of many further education courses. In coursework assignments, dissertations and exams, a well-written essay can make the difference between a pass and a fail. Essay Writing Skills offers practical and proven ways to maximize your success in all aspects of essay writing. From planning your first essay to assessing primary and secondary sources, this book will help you to write in a systematic way that presents a convincing and academically sound argument. A comprehensive guide, it provides guidance and advice on good research techniques, grammar and accuracy, creating an essay plan and correctly citing your sources. Also including a range of real life example essays and insider knowledge on how your essays are assessed, Essay Writing Skills is an indispensable source of advice, making the writing process clear and manageable to help you improve the quality of your written work.
College Success Guide (2nd ed., 2011): This book walks college students through the steps that are proven to make them successful in college and life.
The Study Skills Guide; Essential Strategies for Smart Students (2010): The Study Skills Guide covers the essential skills that lead to success at university. With advice on how to work efficiently and achieve great results, this comprehensive guide offers practical and proven ways to cope with the challenges you will face. Designed to help you achieve important goals, it offers vital advice on how to get the best out of your study time, including advice on revision and exam techniques; tips on note-taking and writing good essays and dissertations and guidance on how to impress with presentations. With free online downloadable resource material, this essential guide provides a firm foundation to your time at university and a catalyst to success in everything from working with academic staff and getting the most from lectures, to writing good essays fast.