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There is a very good introduction to the Definite Integral including interactive graphs to aid visualisation inthe course notes of the introductory integration course at the University of British Columbia at http://www.ugrad.math.ubc.ca/coursedoc/math101/notes/.

There is a collection of modules put together by the University of Tennessee at http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/4/index.htm. Its tutorials on integration and its applications include animations to illustrate mathematical concepts.

It uses the Flash plugin which can be downloaded at http://www.macromedia.com/shockwave/download and the Live Math plugin which can be downloaded at http://www.livemath.com/plugin You can download the Introductory Edition of IBM Techexplorer Hypermedia Browser from http://www-4.ibm/com/software/network/techexplorer/ which it also uses.

You can get access to The Integrator which will do certain integrals at http://integrals.wolfram.com/index.cgi using Mathematica.

The integration booklets from the Maths Learning Centre at http://www.usyd.edu.au/stuserv/academic_support/maths_learning_centre/publications.shtml. are a good source of explanations and exercises.

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The Mathematics Learning Centre holds workshops at the beginning of each semester. Keep an eye out for dates.

There is a Massey Universtiy Site that covers most topics well and is worth having a good look at. There are also some quizzes at http://webct-ce.massey.ac.nz/SCRIPT/tsamith1/scripts/serve_home that can help you identify problem areas.