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  • Rebel Rebel: 10 YA Banned Books for #BannedBooksWeek

    Sep 26, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Rebel Rebel: 10 YA Banned Books for #BannedBooksWeek

    We’re highlighting YA banned books for the ALA's Banned Books Week to shine a light on the first amendment and your right to read. ...

  • Taking the GRE: What to Expect & How to Prepare

    Sep 22, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    Taking the GRE: What to Expect & How to Prepare

    Applying to grad school next year? Taking the GRE will be the first thing to cross off your checklist. We picked the brain of a GRE expert about his tips and tricks and what to expect from registration day to test day...

  • Adding/Dropping College Classes: How To Know If It’s Right For You

    Sep 17, 2016 • Hareem Shafi • College TipsRead More »
    Adding/Dropping College Classes: How To Know If It’s Right For You

    Picking your college classes takes as much time and contemplation as picking your college; the add-drop period can be an invaluable tool for the undecided...

  • Making Friends in College, 7 Ways in 7 Days

    Sep 13, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Making Friends in College, 7 Ways in 7 Days

    Making friends in college is daunting but meeting new people the first week of school? Daunting, capital D. Enter: our 7 ways to make friends in 7 days...

  • 15 Tips to Fight the Freshman 15

    Sep 7, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    15 Tips to Fight the Freshman 15

    Takeout pizza, hours of sitting, test stress, no sleep – upend it all with our tips on how to beat the freshmen 15. ...

  • How to Prepare for College Classes in the Morning

    Sep 5, 2016 • Hareem Shafi • College TipsRead More »
    How to Prepare for College Classes in the Morning

    Sometimes those late-night study sessions are unavoidable. Put down the Red Bull and check out these tips on how to prepare for college classes and be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed no matter how fast 8 am comes. ...

  • Do Engineering Students Need a Powerful College Calculator?

    Aug 30, 2016 • Ryan Dwyer • Saving & SpendingRead More »
    Do Engineering Students Need a Powerful College Calculator?

    How do you know if you need a graphing calculator? Here's a look at the advantages and disadvantages of having a powerful college calculator for your engineering classes...

  • Our 10 Best Selling Textbooks for Fall 2016

    Aug 24, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Our 10 Best Selling Textbooks for Fall 2016

    What do electrical code, law citation manuals, fitness books, and writing guides have in common? They’re all on our best selling textbooks list for 2016, proving to us once again all you smartypants have diverse interests and tough majors. ...