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Academic Skills for Success

Note-Taking Strategies

Using effective note-taking strategies is an important part of becoming an active learner. Note-taking strategies will help you make sense of the information you are taking in. These strategies will also help you remember and apply information. Try some of the strategies below to improve your note-taking skills.

Cornell Notes

Watch this video to learn the Cornell method of note-taking.

Concept Maps

Watch this video to learn how concept maps can be used as a note-taking strategy.

Other Note-Taking Strategies

Which note taking strategy do you use?

Useful Apps


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