100 free and legal sites to download textbooks
Mar14

100 free and legal sites to download textbooks

If you’ve been to college or university you know very well how absurdly expensive your textbooks can be. You don’t have to fork out a lot of cash to get your fix of good literature. Here is a great list of free and legal website to download textbooks ranging from the classics, foreign language, rare books and more. The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This...

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College Living 101: Packing And Moving Tips For College Students
Nov11

College Living 101: Packing And Moving Tips For College Students

Heading off to college is a very thrilling and life-changing experience; however, along with the anticipation of moving out of the house and into a college dorm is the stress and frustration that comes with packing and hauling stuff away. Students and their families face different challenges, such as limited elevator access and crowded dorm hallways. College Living 101: Packing And Moving Tips For College Students As a freshmen...

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What To Pack When Going To University
Sep24

What To Pack When Going To University

Many of you may already be planning your move to university in the autumn, and if this is the case, it’s a good idea to consider how you will pack for your relocation. Obviously, as you’ll be living in your university town or city for more than half the year, you’ll want to bring your everyday essentials like toiletries, clothes and entertainment. What To Pack When Going To University However, this list will remind...

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Piranhas – find the cheapest books
Jun25

Piranhas – find the cheapest books

On SmartStudent we’ve written about how you can get cheaper textbooks from regional Amazon searches. Today we introduce a great new tool that you can use to find the cheapest books called Piranhas. Ever look at buying a book from Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk and realise that they had wildly different prices? Many people have had a revelation like this, but then it gets more complicated once you have to take into account different...

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How to Find the Cheapest Used College Textbooks
Nov15

How to Find the Cheapest Used College Textbooks

College textbooks can be a major expense; depending on your education institution, your textbook bill can equate to a third of your tuition dues. That’s a lot of money, considering many college students are financially strapped as it is. Fortunately, it is not necessary to pay top price for your school books, and you can save a considerable amount of money if you are willing to shop around and buy used books. Where do you find...

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