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How to survive law school without losing your mind: Note Taking

Resources for creating school - life balance

Books from Law Library Practical Skills Collection

DRES: Note Taking Strategies

How to take notes

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Studies show . . .

A Learning Secret: Don’t Take Notes with a Laptop

Students who used longhand remembered more and had a deeper understanding of the material

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-learning-secret-don-t-take-notes-with-a-laptop/

 

Cornell Notetaking System

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