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:
- Four step textbook reading strategy
- Reading paragraphs
- Information in paragraphs
- How to use non-text information
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:
The video below is by Hartness Library of Vermont State Colleges. It provides summary points for effective reading strategies for textbooks and journal articles.