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Using Index Cards for Research

Using Index Cards for Research

Author: Rachel Evans
Description:
  1. Explain a variety of note-taking techniques and the pros and cons of each (e.g. concept maps, Cornell note taking system).

  2. Explain how to write concise, accurate notes without having to write every word.

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to conduct research for a paper and who is confused about how to take research notes. It will explain why it is important to develop a note-taking system that makes sense and is easily referenced.

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Tutorial

Organize Your Information with Index Cards

This video explains the benefits of taking notes on index cards.