Resources

Books on studying and college success

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  • How We Learn by Benedict Carey
  • Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning by Peter C. Brown
  • Remember Everything You Want and Manage the Rest by Helmut Sachs
  • The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking by Edward Burger
  • How to Win at College by Cal Newport
  • Super Memory, Super Student by Harry Lorayne
  • Study Smarter, Not Harder by Kevin Paul
  • The Secrets of College Success by Lynn Jacobs and Jeremy Hyman
  • College Success by Bruce Beiderwell et al. (open textbook)