Resources for Academic Support
Tools for Academic Success
Here is a list of Tools for Academic Success. Click on a link and a PDF file will open in a new window to view the brochure.
Free Online Resources
Below is a list of online resources for mathematics, writing, languages, and study skills.
KHAN Academy (khanacademy.org) provides instructional videos and practice problems in mathematics, science, history, economics, and more. All tutorials are led by one instructor.
MathTV.com-Students can view videos of different instructors solving the same math problem. One of the instructors provides the explanation in Spanish.
MathVids.com uses certified math instructors to teach a particular math lessons. As instructors include senior professors, new professors, unorthodox professors, tutors, and students, each viewer can find a video that matches her/his learning style.
PurpleMath.com contains lessons and references to help students gain self-confidence in algebra.
Mathway.com provides step-by-step solutions to math problems.
Guide to Grammar & Writing is sponsored by the Capital Community College Foundation and provides references for 427 references to grammar, writing, and principles of composition. It also contains interactive quizzes and a log of questions asked by users with the answers provided by experts.
Grammar Bytes is an interactive website providing information, presentations, and exercises on every aspect of common grammar.
OWL (Online Writing Lab) at Purdue University offers over 200 resources on writing, research, grammar and mechanics, style guides, and more.
LEO (Literacy Education Online) provides a wealth of handouts on a variety of writing topics.
Sample Essay Outlines
Review an outline of an essay in MLA format.
Review an outline of an essay in APA style.
Review an outline structure for a Literary Analysis.
Sample Formatted Papers
MLA-style Literature paper
MLA Research Paper
Websites with Citation Style Guides
A Guide to Writing APA Style Research Papers
Spanish Languages Resources
Quizlet is a free website providing learning tools for students, including flashcards, study, and game modes. Create your own flashcards. Use as an APP on your smartphone.
Use studystack.com to create your own flashcards or use sets created by others. Use as an APP on your smartphone.