University of Minnesota Assignment Calculator

The Assignment Calculator breaks down research and writing projects into manageable steps based on your due dates. 

Time Management

I forget assignments and things I need to do.

My Study Life: Organize classes, tasks and exams with this free web tool.

Google Calendar

I need help planning and timing my writing assignments.

University of Minnesota Assignment Calculator: Support with the writing process and the steps involved


I would rather talk than write or I have trouble with typing.

Google Voice Typing

MacOS built in dictation features

Microsoft Windows built in dictation features

I need help with spelling or grammar.



I am an auditory learner-It is easier to listen than to read OR I have a hard time staying focused when I read.


Capti voice


Sometimes I find my self re-reading things for comprehension.

Reading comprehension video

I read very slowly.

Reading skills that work (video)

Reading comprehension and improving reading speed (video)


Organizing my notes is difficult.

AudioNote Lite: Record notes and audio synced (free app from Google Play)


Evernote for organizing

Google Notes for organizing

General Resources