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Save Time! Shorthand Examples

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Use these shorthand examples when marking up your next reading assignment! Work efficiently and save time by adding notes to the margins and marking certain areas of the text.  Developing a shorthand system allows you to:

  • Quickly record words & ideas without taking time to write in complete sentences
  • Easily find information such as definitions or research data when you need to use/reference it later
  • Stay engaged when reading a journal article or textbook
  • Effectively reference assigned readings in discussion posts

Get started with these shorthand examples created specifically for online students:


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