Note-Taking Handouts

Wide-margin notes 

The best-kept secret in college success is the wide-margin system of note taking. This system will keep you organized and double as a review tool when the time comes to study for exams.

Using graphic organizers 

If you’re a visual learner, this handout will give your visual brain a number of graphic organizer models that you can use to organize your learning material.

Note-taking links

Follow these links for resources on note taking. Each of these sites offers learning resources appropriate for college-level learners. Please note that neither SPU nor the Center for Learning is responsible for content on the following pages.

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