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Metacognitive Strategies for Reading Online and Print Texts: Literature

Journal Articles

Coiro, J. (2012). Understanding Dispositions Toward Reading on the Internet. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 55(7), 645-648.

DeStefano, Diana and Jo-Anne LeFevre, 2007. “Cognitive Load in Hypertext Reading: A Review.” Computers in Human Behaviour 23, no. 3: 1616-1641.

Korbey, H. (2018, August 21). Digital text is changing how kids read: Just not in the way that you think [Blog post]. Retrieved from Mindshift website:

Mangen, A., Walgermo, B. R., & Bronnick, K. (2013). Reading linear texts on paper versus computer screen: Effects on reading comprehension. International Journal of Educational Research, 58, 61-68. Retrieved from

Singer, Lauren M., & Alexander, Patricia A. (2017). Reading across Mediums: Effects of Reading Digital and Print Texts on Comprehension and Calibration. Journal of Experimental Education, 85(1), 155-172.