Taking notes while reading your textbooks is strongly recommended. To learn more about note-taking strategies, check out MyLearning's resource page or book an appointment with a Student Success Advisor.
Here are some suggestions for digital note-taking. Make sure you investigate to see how to save and back up your notes, so you can be assured your notes are safe and accessible. You may need to experiment to determine what works best for you.
Note: Suggested software and applications have not been extensively tested in all scenarios. Please take responsibility and consider your own privacy and security before installing any apps or software on your device.
Except where otherwise noted, this page is an adaptation of Using OER Textbooks: Student Guide by the OER Design Studio at the Georgian College Library, licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0.