Reading Center

Contact Information

Suite 1320
Buzzard Building
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920-3099

10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday - Thursday

Phone: 217-581-7898
Coordinator: Shilpa Maheshwari


Study/Reading/Language Skills

Note Taking Skills

  • Why Take Notes?
    • This site will help you to evaluate your present status of note-taking skills and will give you ideas for improvement.
  • SQ5R
    • Use this method to improve note taking skills.
  • Cornell Note Taking Method
    • The Cornell method is an organized method of taking notes which will aid in the review of your subject.

Goal Setting