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COVID-19

NIAGARA COLLEGE SUSPENDS ALL ON CAMPUS CLASSES           
Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, NOTETAKING SERVICES WILL BE DELAYED. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Please consult the ncLibraries + Learning Commons website for more details. 

ncLibraries + Learning Commons staff will be working remotely. Use Live Chat below for any questions. Further details to follow shortly. 

Are You Interested in Becoming an In-Class Notetaker?

If you attend classes on a regular basis and take detailed lecture notes, you may have the opportunity to become a notetaker. Simply complete the following steps to begin the process!

Step 1: Log in to the MyNC Portal

Log in to the MyNC Portal with your username and password at: https://portalnc.niagaracollege.ca/

 

Step 2: Go to the Applications Menu

Click on More Applications and then select All

 

 

Step 3: Clockwork Note Taking

Scroll down to find the icon for Clockwork Note Taking...and click!

 

Step 4: Sign Up to Become a Notetaker

Click on Courses/notes icon on the left tab.

On the Courses page you will see a list of the courses you have signed up for and whether or not you have been selected to be a notetaker. You can also sign up for additional courses on the Courses page.

 

Step 5: Add Potential Courses

To sign up for a course, click on Add a new potential course and select your course from the list.

 

Step 6: Upload Sample Notes

You must submit sample notes to in order to be selected as a suitable notetaker. Click on Course/notes in the menu on the left, then follow the instructions to Upload Sample Notes for each course in the list.

 

Step 7: Wait for Notification

Once your request has been submitted, your sample notes will be reviewed. If hired, you will receive a notification with further details.

Thanks for your interest in becoming a notetaker!

 

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We're Hiring Notetakers!

Notetakers are currently needed for courses at both campuses. Please consider helping another student!

Note Taking Tips and Techniques

Would you like to be more efficient when taking notes in class? Are you interested in learning about different note taking methods?

The Learning Portal can help. Check out the modules and videos available to help you capture the most important information for note taking success!

Payment Structure for Note Takers per Term

Number of Credits

Full Term

(min. 10 weeks)

Half Term

(min. 5 weeks)

1 – 3

$75

$37.50

4 – 6

$100

$50.00

7 - 9

$125

$75.00

10 - 12

$150

$87.50

13+

$200

$100.00

 

**Payment is dependent on the minimum number of weekly uploads, as well as the quality of notes.

**Payment will be made in the month following the completion of the school term for which your note taking services were required.

Questions? Contact Us!

notetaking@niagaracollege.ca

 

 

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