Learning Resources

Learning online is a new experience for all of us. Some of these learning resources are designed to help you work in this new online learning environment - like how to do research on the Internet, or how to work together in online groups. Other resources are designed to help you acquire skills for making you a successful student - like how to write a better essay, or study for an exam. We've linked you to both resources and people to help you succeed as a student on the Web.

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Collaborative Organizations & Professional Associations

Internet Research & Online Group Work

Internet basics, how to use the Internet for research, how to search for, evaluate and cite Internet resources, how to work together in online groups

Internet Basics

Online Group Work

Library Resources

University of Guelph library services for distance learners; links to databases, almanacs, electronic books and journals, government sources

Learning & Writing Resources

Write an essay, solve a time-management crisis, arrange for an online consultation, links to information and advice on these topics and more.

Distance Education Course and Program Databases

There are a number of online searchable databases that can help you find the distance education course or program that is right for you.

Collaborative Organizations and Professional Associations

The University of Guelph is a member of a number of distance education/lifelong learning collaborations and associations. Explore these sites to learn more about this exciting and growing field.