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Study Skills Workshops 201: Unpacking Evernote: Evernote

This guide provides an introduction to the Evernote Suite of Tools.

Getting Started with Evernote

Evernote makes it easy to remember things big and small from your everyday life using your computer, phone, tablet and the web.

Evernote Web

  1. Introduction
  2. The Home Screen
  3. Create & Edit a Note
  4. Sync Your Account
  5. Browse Notes
  6. Organize Notes
  7. Search Notes
  8. Share Notes
  9. Enable 2-Step Verification
  10. Get More Out of Evernote
  11. Other Resources

For additional tutorials for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch and Android, visit the website and use the drop down menu provided.


Evernote App

Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.

What is Evernote?

Find out what's new and learn more about Evernote from their online video tutorials.


How you can use Evernote from Texas A&M Univerity LIbraries

  • Create a portfolio | How To Use Google Drive and Evernote To Create Digital Portfolios by Beth Holland from Edudemic
  • Organize your internship/job search
  • Take notes for classes
  • Organize research
  • Scan/take photos of pages you need for your textbook if you don't want to lug it around
  • Remember numbers
  • Window shopping
  • Edit notes with Skitch
  • Scan your handwritten notes and handouts
  • Use a shared notebook for a class projects
  • Create flashcards with Evernote Peek
  • Annotate pdfs
  • To-do lists/checkboxes
  • Save tweets
  • Take a picture of a whiteboard/blackboard
  • Create a voice note

Resources for Students from Digital Literacy Toolbox by Christine Padberg on LiveBinders

Organizing Research Projects