Learning Resources

Below are a series of articles, tools and links to help you maximize your academic capabilities. These include materials generated by Learning Consultants at the ARC, as well as non-Duke experts. Using the menu below, you may filter this material to view information on the following topics:

   

Forest

May 30, 2017

A focusing application https://www.forestapp.cc/en/

Self Control

May 30, 2017

An email distraction blocker application https://visitsteve.com/made/selfcontrol/

Freedom

May 30, 2017

A distraction management application https://freedom.to/features

Focus

May 30, 2017

A distraction blocker application https://heyfocus.com/

Cold Turkey

May 30, 2017

A distraction blocker application https://getcoldturkey.com/

Notability App

May 30, 2017

A note taking application http://gingerlabs.com/

Livescribe Pens

May 30, 2017

Smart pens for Android and iOS http://www.livescribe.com/en-us/

IFTTT

May 30, 2017

Popular applications for a variety of platforms https://ifttt.com/discover

CircaNotebook

May 30, 2017

Notebooks for better organization http://www.levenger.com/CIRCA-326/CIRCA-NOTEBOOKS-339.aspx

PiktoChart (Infograph creation)

May 30, 2017

A tool for visual communication https://piktochart.com/

Document Conversion

May 30, 2017

Duke tool to convert documents in other formats http://access.duke.edu/media_conversion/index.php

Tomato Timer

May 30, 2017

A timer application https://tomato-timer.com/

ToDoist

May 30, 2017

A task and project management tool https://todoist.com/

SkedPal

May 30, 2017

A task scheduling tool https://www.skedpal.com/#intro

Alarmy (Sleep if you can)

May 30, 2017

A tool to force you out of bed. http://alar.my/

30/30

May 30, 2017

A task management tool http://3030.binaryhammer.com/