The Drawing Effect
Sketchnote summary of a research publication showing the benefits that drawing can have on recall. This may shed some light on why visual note-taking/sketchnoting is so helpful for recall of complex information. The research paper was published in the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology.
Disclaimer: Occasional errors in the content of these notes are mine and may be due to an error I made understanding the paper. Such errors do not reflect the intent of the author(s).