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Fry, Ronald W.

Summary: A comprehensive course for students of all ages which shares the keys to academic success, explaining how to write papers, improve one's memory, manage time, ace tests, enhance reading skills, develop good study habits, and take effective notes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 1996

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 371.3 FRY

Lorayne, Harry.

Summary: Harry Lorayne has been honing and teaching his memory systems for more than 40 years. Ageless Memory is the culmination of his life s work, specially geared to our needs as we age. Completely practical and easy to use, Lorayne s methods can be put into practice immediately for a better memory the very same day you start to listen!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.12 LOR

Stevens, Chris

Summary: This informative guide is full of tips for remembering everything from math and spelling rules to tricky science, history, and geography facts. It's a learning companion to help any student who has ever struggled to remember his multiplication tables, the spelling of the word "Mississippi," or the names of the planets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2008

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Crook, Thomas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.14 CRO

Regan, James.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins & Brown 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.9 REG

Cleveland, Will.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1994

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 920 Cleveland 1994

O'Brien, Dominic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.14 O'Brien

Foer, Joshua.

Summary: Having achieved the seemingly unachievable--becoming a U.S. Memory Champion--Foer shows how anyone with enough training and determination can achieve mastery of their memory.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.1 FOE

Fogler, Janet.

Contents: How memory works -- You can improve your memory -- Understanding the components of memory -- How we remember -- Why we forget -- Let's review -- How memory changes as we age -- What changes? What doesn't -- Problems with encoding -- Problems with recall -- Factors that affect memory -- You and your memory : a self-inventory -- Take a look at your effort and attitude -- Could your mood be the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Johns Hopkins University Press 2005

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Small, Gary W.

Summary: Includes a brain fitness program developed by Dr. Small to help people improve their mental performance through diet, drugs, mental exercises and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.14 SMA

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Reader's Digest 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.14 REA

Parkinson, Judy.

Contents: The English language -- To spell or not to spell -- Think of a number -- Geographically speaking -- Animal, vegetable, mineral -- Time and the calendar -- The sky at night and by day -- The world of science -- World history -- Musical interlude -- Foreign tongues -- Religious matters -- The human body -- Lifesaving tips -- The world of work -- Other favorites.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Reader's Digest Association, Inc. 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.1 PAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.1 Parkinson 2008

Small, Gary W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.14 Small

Bukin, Denis

Summary: When most people think of the word spy, they imagine gadgets – laser pens and exploding cigarette lighters – but the most important piece of equipment an agent has is their brain. Memory is vital to the work of an agent. The need for total secrecy often prevents them from recording anything, so operatives have to rely on their brains to retain and reproduce an incredible amount of information...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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Minninger, Joan.

Summary: "Achieve and succeed in business, school, and friendship by mastering simple techniques for remembering anything."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale Press 1984

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.12 MIN

Turkington, Carol.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.14 TUR

Wiking, Meik

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Summary: The CEO of the Happiness Institute explores how we can learn to create happy memories and do better at holding onto them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Walton, Richard K.

Summary: Using techniques such as phonetics, mnemonics, and descriptive words, Walton and Lawson provide a context for learning the songs and calls of eighty-five species of birds found east of the Rockies.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 598.259 WAL