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  • 10 Best Selling Textbooks – Fall 2015

    Aug 25, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    10 Best Selling Textbooks – Fall 2015

    From writing references to nursing major must-haves, our best selling textbooks list for 2015 reveals what your fellow students are studying. ...

  • Digging Up Dirt: Go Inside Archaeology Jobs Fieldwork

    Jun 5, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Digging Up Dirt: Go Inside Archaeology Jobs Fieldwork

    Get an inside look at anthropology internships via our Q&A with a Michigan State University student about her archaeology jobs, fieldwork experience and advice...

  • Summer Reads: 8 Beach Books to Put On Your List

    May 22, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Summer Reads: 8 Beach Books to Put On Your List

    From page-turning mysteries and feel-good tales to sci-fi adventure and sweeping family dramas, there’s something for everyone in our Summer Reads roundup. ...

  • Make Your Move: Best Cities for College Grads

    May 20, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    Make Your Move: Best Cities for College Grads

    The city, the beach, the mountains, the country – as a recent grad, you might be looking at your post-college move in pure appeal sense. Or you’re thinking to yourself: I want to be near my friends, I want to be close to home, I’m going to live with my brother who already has a sweet apartment. These may all play in, but there is one obvious trump card that dominates the best cities for college grads: jobs...

  • Reading Checkup: 9 Must-Read Books for Nurses

    May 15, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Reading Checkup: 9 Must-Read Books for Nurses

    From your bedside table to your bedside manner, check out these must-read books for nurses and nursing students, as recommended by Nurse Keith...

  • Summer Vacation Ideas to Fit Your Personality and Passions

    May 7, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Summer Vacation Ideas to Fit Your Personality and Passions

    Go beyond sightseeing and selfies with these summer vacation ideas and backpacking trips by personality type, hobbies, and major. ...

  • Graduation Gift Ideas Under $100

    May 1, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Saving & SpendingRead More »
    Graduation Gift Ideas Under $100

    Leave the big cash checks, cars, and trips to Europe to the more flush family members. Here’s our roundup of creative, thoughtful, and useful graduation gift ideas, all under $...

  • Books for Mom: 9 Passion-Perfect Ideas for Mother’s Day

    Apr 29, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Books for Mom: 9 Passion-Perfect Ideas for Mother’s Day

    Need Mother's Day gift ideas? From mysteries and Pulitzer winners to cookbooks and memoirs, we’ve rounded 9 passion-perfect books for mom...

  • Love at First Bite: Go Inside a Graphic Design Internship at KIND Bars

    Apr 23, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Love at First Bite: Go Inside a Graphic Design Internship at KIND Bars

    Get an inside look at a graphic design internship at KIND Bars. Graphic design intern Madeleine San Martin chats with us about her internship experience and advice for fellow designers. ...

  • Happy Shakespeare Day! 9 Words You Can Thank the Bard For

    Apr 23, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Happy Shakespeare Day! 9 Words You Can Thank the Bard For

    Moonbeam, bandit, tranquil, lackluster, and more than 1,700 others – all care of the Bard. And today being Shakespeare Day, the celebration of his birthday (and also the day he died, for the trivial pursuers in the crowd), we rounded up a few more of our favorite bon mots!...