Student Success

Background Information

More books on student success and related topics can be found using the Library's catalog.

College Success for Students with Learning Disabilities: Strategies and Tips to Make the Most of your College Experience LC 4818.38 S 56 2009
Exercise Your College Reading Skills: Developing More Powerful Comprehension LB 2395.3 E 43 2004
First Year and Beyond: Rethinking the Challenge of Collegiate Transition LB 2343. F 5778 2008
How to Succeed in College Mathematics: A Guide for the College Mathematics Student QA 11.2 D 34 2008
Major in Success: Make College Easier, Fire Up Your Dreams, and Get a Great Job! CAREER LB 2343.32 C 65 2007
Success Strategies for College and Beyond LB 2343.3 G 8783 2005

Journal Articles

Academic Search Premier
This general database contains scholarly and popular articles on study skills, test-taking, college life, and much more.
Chronicle of Higher Education
The Chronicle of Higher Education is a terrific source for news about colleges, universities, student success, and much more. Contact the Reference Desk at (801) 863-8840 for the password
Education Full Text
This education database contains a wealth of information about student success and academic performance. it can be used to find articles on test-taking, writing and research strategies, study skills, and many other related topics.
ERIC
This education database contains peer-reviewed articles on improving student academic performance, study skills, writing and research, test-taking, educational psychology, and more.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
This psychology database is a great resource for scholarly and popular articles on educational psychology, attitudes, emotional health, coping skills, attention, memory, and many more.

Web Resources

Academic Success
This collection of links, maintained by Penn State, offers access to tutorials and resources from dozens of universities on reading skills, tips for succeeding in math and science, study and test-taking skills, and much more.
Academic Support
Created by Cuesta College, this site offers short tutorials on study, test taking, and reading skills.
Personal Skills for Success
This guide by Lorain College focuses on skills such as time management, reducing test anxiety, stress management, and more.