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Using mind maps to visualise and organise your thoughts?

Application Link Comments
Mind Mapping Freehand University of Sheffield Dyslexia Study Skills   
Mindjet Mindmanager  St Andrews Computer and IT Support Go to Purchasing and Software, Log in and then Software Downloads
Mindjet Mobile Mind Mapping Mobile Apps  
Simplemind SimpleMin Free App  


Using note taking strategies such as the Cornell method?

Application Link
Cornell Freehand Cornell Notes Guide
MS Onenote Microsoft OneNote - Cornell Note taking for students
The Open University Guide Notetaking techniques
University of Reading Guide Study Advice Guides and Tutorials 


Using a device that audio records (with University permission) such as digital recorder, livescribe pen, mobile phone or tablet?

Using free note taking applications that allow you to record, capture image and add notes all on the same interface and sync between devices?

Application  Link Comments
Evernote Evernote Subscritpion  Can be used on different devices
Audionote AudioNote - Notepad and Voice Recorder Cost £3.99
Paperport by Nuance PaperPort Notes Download Has excellent dictation tools
Penultimate  Penultimate Download Digital Handwriting app using stylus



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