This section contains information on different reading strategies and tips on how to speed read effectively.

Below are the handouts and links for the reading strategies and speed-reading workshop:

Reading your textbooks:

Recite, summarize, and review your readings:

Recognize and avoid distractions during your reading:

Students are also encouraged to consult the following link from the Library and Learning Commons:

If you are interested in improving your reading speed and comprehension consult:

Active Reading Strategies:   The video below is by Thomas Frank.  It provides summary points for effective reading strategies for textbooks and journal articles.