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DEVS 100: Library Tutorial

Managing your time

Before you begin your research for your paper, you need help to manage your time and resources.  There are several services  that can help you:

Learning Strategies 

Learning Strategies is part of Student Academic Success Services (SASS) and provides academic support service for undergraduate and graduate students. 

         They offer

  • workshops for undergraduate and graduate students
  • professional advising
  • student-led study skills coaching
  • on-request workshops in residence
  • on-request in-class presentations
  • online resources for strategies and tools
  • support for graduate students completing their dissertation/theses

         Enhance your range of skills

  • managing your time
  • increasing motivation
  • limiting procrastination
  • reading from texts efficiently and effectively
  • coping with academic stress
  • presentation skills

Assignment Calculator 

A time management tool designed to help you organize the individual tasks needed to complete an assignment. Great for exam period or just another busy week during term.  Just enter the due date of the assignment and your time management plan is done for you!

Queen's Learning Commons 

The QLC is both a hub of services supporting formal academic programs and a meeting place within Stauffer Library. It encompasses physical and online environments, accommodating different approaches to learning. The QLC provides resources, workshops and seminars, and one-on-one professional consultations for students who want to enhance or develop skills.

Students can pursue learning opportunities in and across disciplines, supported by peer-to-peer interaction and mentoring. Faculty and teaching assistants can request course-specific instruction for their students in research, writing, learning, and technical skills.

Together, the four partners - the Adaptive Technology CentreIT ServicesStudent Academic Success ServicesThe Writing Centre and Learning Strategies, and Queen's Library  - provide a welcoming and inclusive setting where students create their own lively and ever-changing space for learning.