Academic Strategies

Video Tutorials from lynda.com

As a member of St. Olaf community, you have unlimited access to lynda.com, an online library of high-quality instructional videos on the latest software tools and skills. With more than 2,500 courses taught by industry experts, lynda.com is designed for all levels of learners and is available whenever you’re ready to learn. You can even view courses on your iPhone, iPad, Android phone or tablet, or other mobile device.

Great Website for Study Strategies of All Kinds

If you’re ever wondering how to study or take a new approach to your academics, you will find a wealth of suggestions here: Study Guides and Strategies, a public service for all learners and educators! Especially helpful are tips on working in study groups, and learning how to learn.

Places to Study at St. Olaf

Are you ever looking for someplace other than your residence hall to study? Check out this link.

Managing Stress

Some amount of stress is good…essential, even. However, too much stress requires some skill in learning to manage it.

Preparing for and Taking Essay Exams

Essay Exams: Love them or hate them? This guide will give you some tips to help you!