|Resources for Memory and Learning
- 2Know Mnemonic Software is a great free program which generates words from numbers using the Phonetic System/Major System.
- joglab.com is a free tool for making mnemonic lists.
- rememberg.com is a free online Phonetic Generator for numbers - very helpful. Uses the mnemonic major system.
- FlashQard - is a free program which uses the Leitner System to improve the learning process.
- Ray Kurzweil's Cybernetic Poet (free version) is a helpful poet program. It is written for windows 98, but it will install with error messages. Locate installed program in C:\Program Files\Cybernetic Poet.
- Dr. Bill, "Memory Medic" - Learning and Memory Blog - Summaries of research reports that have practical application for everyday memory. Author of many books and articles including "Thank You Brain for All You Remember". He reviews memorymethods.com on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.
- FullRecall – is a flash-card type program (free version available) which uses neural network theory to adjust your training based on your ability to recall information.
- jMemorize is a free flashcard program that uses the Leitner System.
- supermemo.com presents a speed-learning software called SuperMemo along with many extensive articles on research into memory
- XMind - Mind map software. Free version available.
- NovaMind - Mind map software.
- Personal Brain Combination of mind map and flexible visual database and much more. Free version available.
- Edraw - Mind map software. Free version available.
- Freeplane - Mind map software. Free
- Mindjet MindManager- Mind map software.
- rhymer.com is a free rhyming dictionary. They have a deluxe version and a Phonetic Finder for sale.
- onelook.com is a free resource for finding words and phrases. It includes an online dictionary.
- rhymezone.com is a free tool for finding rhymes, synonyms, definitions, and more.
- Ed Cooke memory champion from Oxford. He has an entertaining blog. Ed also made a TED video about the secrets of your memory - and a new vision for education.
- translate.google.com is a free tool for finding translations for words and phrases of numerous languages along with sound files.
- dictionary.com, thesaurus.com and spanish.dictionary.com are free and very helpful, all owned by Dictionary.com, LLC.
- thefreedictionary.com is a free Dictionary / Thesaurus, Medical Dictionary, Legal Dictionary, Financial Dictionary, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Spanish Dictionary, German Dictionary, French Dictionary, Italian Dictionary, Arabic Dictionary, Chinese Dictionary, Polish Dictionary, Portuguese Dictionary, Dutch Dictionary, Norwegian Dictionary, Greek Dictionary, Russian Dictionary, Turkish Dictionary.
- acronymfinder.com - is a free acronym finder. More than 1,000,000 human-edited definitions. Combined with the Acronym Attic, search more than 5 million acronyms and abbreviations.
- MnemoTechnics.org - is a large active community with extensive articles, forums, chat, groups/meetings and mnemonics. Scroll down to see categories. Links to videos. Memorizing Names and Faces.
- Links to videos.
- medicalmnemonics.com - the largest database of medical mnemonics on the web. Mostly acronyms.
- Mnemonic-Device.com - Hundreds of searchable mnemonics in:
Arithmetic, Astronomy, Bible, History, Biology, Chemistry, Computers, Economics, Geography, Geology, History, Languages, Law, Literature, Medical, Music, Physics, Politics, Science, Scouting, Time, Traffic, Weather.
- Memory-Key.com is the spectacular website of author Dr. Fiona McPherson. The website is large and comprehensive. Memory in the news, research, on the web and in magazines, blogs, newsletters and books.
- memory-improvement-tips.com-- A large site featuring memory research, memory techniques and a blog.
- StudentDoctor.net - Type mnemonic in the site's search box to find tons of conversations on memory techniques.
- ict4us.com - Large collection of various mnemonics. Astronomy, Aviation, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, History, Math, Medical, Physics, Religion, Spelling and Grammar, Time and much more.
- MnemonicDictionary.com - is a huge collection of vocabulary terms their mnemonics. Also an online word test program.
- wikipedia.org has numerous entries on the subject of memory techniques:
- theMemoryPage.net - presents techniques for memorizing a variety of things. Tutorials, tips and tricks and activities.
- Funny Mnemonics Videos - Mnemonics: Remaining Your Dear, Dear Friend, Mnemonics: Still Your Dear, Dear Friend - Mnemonics: Your Dear, Dear Friend
- neuroMod - is a free memory improvement course.
- pseudonumerology.com - remember numbers, names, passwords, geology, presidents, chemistry along with games and exercises. Huge collection of pseudonumes.
- Joachim Verhagen - Mnemonics on several topics. Chemistry, Math, Medicine, Physics, Earth Science.
- Mnemonics by John Berger - Chemistry and biochemistry.
- Intelegen - Introduction to various memory techniques.
- Joern Hauptman - comprehensive doctoral thesis on memory and memory methods in pdf format.
- 300bclearning.com - hundreds of Spanish mnemonic translations, interactive vocabulary gender tester and ebook.
- Bob Widing - General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry mnemonics as a downloadable pdf.
- dauntless-soft.com - Aviation Mnemonics
- kids school help - clean mnemonics about Math, Music, Weather, Grammar, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology, Geography, Government, Spelling, Astronomy, Bible.
- lifehugger.com - Medical Mnemonics.
- Zitogiuseppe.com - Introduction to Method of Loci.
- Michael Kox - explores interesting techniques for memorizing words.
- studygs.net - has many techniques and exercises to understand the concepts behind mnemonics and to memorize letters, images, maps, etc.
- skillstoolbox.com - an introduction to memory methods.
- Serge Gorodish - Mnemonics for Pronouncing Chinese Characters.
- Mentat Wiki - an introduction to memory methods.
- http://pages.cs.wisc.edu/~roy/magictalk-wisdom/discussions/dominic.html Dominic Memory System.
- http://www.minezone.org/wiki/MVance/DominicSystem Dominic Memory System.
- http://www.lifetrainingonline.com/blog/how-to-remember-100-things.htm Dominic Memory System.
- http://www.indopedia.org/index.php?title=List_of_people_known_by_initials Dominic Memory System
- Brain Connection -Learning and memory resources along with a large collection of links to articles.
- World Wide Brain Club - Memory techniques and other mind improvement topics.
- litemind.com Explores ways to fully develop the potential of your mind. Memory Palace Technique.
- academictips.org Large collection of memory techniques and tips.
- memory-improvement-tips.com Memory improvement techniques and advice.
- memoryskills.blogspot.com - Blog about research and experience improving memory.
- stackview.com Freeware for Windows and Mac to help memorize playing cards and test yourself.
- The Mnemosyne Project - a sophisticated free flash-card tool
Charles Cave Video introduction to the Mnemosyne flashcard program Video Intro to Mnemosyne - Video Study Japanese Using Mnemosyne
- Grey Matters Memory, mental gymnastics, math, magic and more. All about learning and fun.
- Mentat Wiki Huge collaborative wiki for exploring ways to become a better thinker.
- RonWhiteTraining.com National memory champion, television personality, author, speaker, trainer.
- studycram.com - Memory Improvement Techniques and a video
- MostlyMaths.net Memory palace technique for remembering anything.
- ThinkBuzan.com - Tony Buzan TonyBuzan.com inventor of mind mapping. Programs, books, other products, blog,
- MindTools.com Various memory improvement techniques and other resources available.
- helpguide.org Tips and exercises to improve memory.
- kidsmemory.com Brain training games.
- markchannon.com Memory techniques, mind maps, coaching, events, videos etc.
- brainvale.com Sharing powerful memory techniques which are used in live competitions by professional memory artists.
- Dr. Angela Chan Ph.D. WatchMojo videos on memory.
Test Your Memory - How Does Memory Work? - Thought Suppression Multi Sensory Memory Processing - How To Improve Your Memory
- Howcast Instructional videos
Add information to long term memory - How To Use Mnemonics - How to Remember Things - How to Play Memory Games - Memory Palace Technique - Train Your Brain to Retain Information - How To Improve Your Memory - How To Memorize Lines - How To Remember People's Names
- Howdini Instructional videos
How to remember what you read - Tips for remembering names - How to prepare for an exam - How to help prevent memory loss as you age
- Allan Gregg Interview videos Joshua Foer and Dr. Martin Samuels
Techniques he used to attain a great memory - some topics from his book - How he greatly improved his memory - Brain and the heart
- Dr. Nancy Emerson Lombardo video - the brain and nutrition
- Andrew Bryant video - How To Remember Your Speech
- UltimateMemory.com - memory improvement software
- UltimateMemory.com YouTube site with hundreds of videos
- Worldmemoriad - World memory competition videos
- BBC - Get Smart TV show - World memory champion Andi Bell's card technique
Andi Bell explains the `link method` memory technique
- LifeHacker article talks about extreme memory training
- USAmemorychampionship.com - The name says it all.
- wineverygame.com - Scrabble helper, word builder
- studyblue.com - Study tools, pre-made digital flashcards, mobile apps.
- Instant Memory Techniques – Video on memorizing numbers.
- Mother Seton Academy – Video lecture on various memory techniques.
- improve-memory.com - A site created by Erin Hutchinson. Thoughts on the future of memory improvement using nanoscience and nanotechnology as well as other methods and review of Zox Pro training system.
- memoryzine.com - News about advances in memory health and neuroplasticity by the Practical Memory Institute.
- michaelcorayer.com - Learning blog. Posts tagged learning - Posts tagged Language Learning
- joshuafoer.com - Author of "Moonwalking with Einstein" about how Joshua was transformed from a forgetful science journalist into the U.S. Memory Champion in one year.
- Yahoo Groups/memorysports - Memory sports forum
- Brain Board - A very active forum in German. Use one of various translate plugins.
- Mnemonikon.ru - A very active memory forum in Russian
- Grey Matters Blog – Packed with seven years of entries about memory techniques and ways to make learning anything fun.
- Memory Fitness Matters Blog - Kathryn Kilpatrick, M.A. CCC/SLP Geriatric Communication Consultant and Memory Fitness Specialist
- Namerick.com - An iPhone app that improves your memory of people's names using repetition and mnemonics.
- Phenomenal Memory - This is a rigorous and rigid memory training course/program based on the Giordano Memory System and others which they assert will help you memorizing anything. This is a system for memorizing factual material, rather than as a system for memorizing playing cards or endless degrees of pi. It stresses training and exercises rather than relying on memory techniques.
- UltimateMemory.com - This is a program which helps you memorizing anything. It focuses on training and exercises rather than memory techniques. The program tracks your performance and adjusts its learning parameters accordingly.
- MedMnemonics.wordpress.com - Creative and visual medical mnemonics including videos, animations, study materials and memory aids for medicos.
- MedicalMnemonics4u - A great many creative and visual medical mnemonics including videos by Dr. Shajil K. Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.
- neuroarcade.com Free Brain Games and memory games: neuroarcade.com/memory-game.