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Academic Resource Center Resources & Tutorials

Here are some sites that may help you to study and research a variety of subjects. If you discover others that you find helpful, please contact us and we will add them to the list.

Computer tutorials and CDs are available for use while in the Academic Resource Center.

 

Algebra/Calculus/Math

Math.com
A great site with explanations for all your math and algebra dilemmas!

Interact Math
Click above to use the online tutorial. Be sure to choose the correct textbook for your course.

Khan Academy
This site offers variety of math subjects with videos and quizzes to test your knowledge.

Free Math Help
Free text lessons for Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, and Statistics.

Free Math Worksheets
Free worksheets on a variety of different math topics for extra practice.

 

Study Skills/Test Prep/Continuing Education

Quia
This site contains a wide variety of simple games and reviews to help you study math and language arts.

How To Study
Vidoes, presentations and articles on how to write and study by subject including time management, notetaking, textbook reading and stress management.

Study Guides
Offers study guides and strategies on variety of topics and subjects.

Literacy Education Online
Provides online handouts on variety of writing topics including grammar, citing and using resources, and improving your writing.

Learning Style Survey
Discover your learning style to understand how you learn information and solve problems. Also includes links for career planning and improving study habits.

Study Stack
Free flashcards to study many subjects including math, history, sciences, reading, writing, foreign languages, and medical. You may also create your own flashcards through this site.

 

History & Government

Enduring Visions
Review chapter summaries and questions from the company that wrote your history text.

Today in History
Find out what happened today in history.

 

Languages

SPANISH
Learn Spanish: Vocabulary Online
123 Teach Me
Study Spanish

JAPANESE
Japanese-Online

FRENCH
IELanguages
French Games

ARABIC
Madinah Arabic

 

Learning Styles

Learning Styles Survey
Take the Learning Styles Survey to discover your individual style and what type of learning works best for you.

 

Research Papers, Composition and English Help

Purdue OWL MLA Style
Site offers research and citation resources for MLA Style. Also has link for general writing resources to help with the writing process, mechanics, grammar, punctuation, and academic writing.

Purdue OWL APA Style
Provides overview of APA style along with APA formatting and style guide.

EasyBib
Offers help with citations in MLA, APA and Chicago formats for your bibliography.

Houghton Mifflin Writing Practice Tests
Take practice tests for writing and reading skills.

Common English Errors
Link to common English errors as well as exercises for grammar and comprehension.

A Research Guide for Students
How to write a research paper with guides for footnotes, referencing, bibliographies, how to avoid plagiarism, and much more.

 

Sciences

The Biology Project
Interactive online resource for learning biology designed for biology students at the college level.

Plant Structure and Function
Diagrams and information on plant structure and function.

Physics Classroom
Instructional pages written in easy-to-understand language and complemented by graphics.

Khan Academy
Links for Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Health and Medicine.

Socratic
Short videos organized by topic for extra help with Chemistry.

An Introduction To Chemistry
Online text book for beginning chemistry which can be downloaded as Ebook. Offers particle level images, animations, and tutorials.

PHET Interactive Simulations
Interactive simulations for Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Math, and Earth Science.