Academic Resources

Students are encouraged to explore the following academic resources on the Towson University website.

Learning Commons
Students completing assignments in the Learning Commons.


Academic Achievement

  • Printable Presentations & Handouts on Study Strategies – The Academic Achievement Center offers online materials covering a wide range of topics including exam preparation, test-taking strategies, goal setting, time management, memorization tips, note taking methods, and more.

Academic Advising & Registration

Cook Library

  • Cook Library Homepage with Cook OneSearch - Towson University in Northeastern Maryland students may order materials online and have them delivered to the building in Harford County.
  • Interlibrary Loan - Through the Interlibrary Loan System, students also have access to materials owned by libraries outside of the University System of Maryland.
  • Databases - Cook Library’s collection includes approximately 190 electronic databases. These can be accessed remotely by all TU students.
  • Research Guides - TU librarians have composed helpful research guides by subject and by course. See the “Citing Sources” guides for a succinct review of APA style and more.


  • Handouts & Forms and Online Workshops- The Career Center offers printable online materials on topics including finding a career mentor, composing cover letters and resumes, applying to graduate school, landing a job or internship, preparing for an interview or career fair, and much more.
  • Online Career Resources - Students may use these online tools to explore their career interests and search for job opportunities.
  • Mobile Apps - Download any of these apps to search for a job, internship, or volunteer opportunity while on the go.
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