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SLS 1106 - First Year Experience Orientation: Study Skills

This guide is intended to guide SLS students through certain benchmark assignments in the SLS 1106 course across all of HCC.

Study Skills

How to Study/What is the best strategy for me?

The information found on this page can be used to help enhance current study habits and skills from note taking, time management to organizing your thoughts.


Books You Can Check Out

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A sample of the types of books and eBooks available through HCC Libraries.  Your library card is your student ID/Hawkcard.  To view eBooks, you must be logged in - see the Trouble Logging In page for instructions.

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Databases to use for Study Skills

Good Databases to Use

The following databases provide excellent articles on study skills, time management, note taking.  Effective keyword search terms to use are:

  • "study skills"
  • "note taking" AND "college students"
  • "time management" AND "college students"

Useful Websites for Study Skills Assignment

These are quality websites for the study skills assignment. No log in required.