Paper Textbooks Vs E-Textbooks

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It’s necessary to point out that one cannot but reckon that the popularity of reading is decreasing nowadays as the elderly frequently observe situations when teenagers and young people, as well as modern adults, are stuffed with technological devices and gadgets that weigh up their pockets. According to their stance, carrying a book has become a modern zest that puzzles if noticed. Nevertheless, books (or reading in general) seem to have felt the second breath with the advancement of technological progress and advent of e-books, e-readers, smartphones and tablets. But what is better: paper or electronic textbooks? Let’s consider this issue closer from the perspective of its pros and cons as each medal has both sides as well as this debate proves to be never-ending.

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Money-Earning and Saving Tips for College Students

Hi there, it’s Tom! We all know that one of the things that college students constantly need and always struggle with is money. Stress management and time management at college are inextricably linked with earning and saving money while pursuing your degree! 

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BooksRun Tips On Counterfeit Textbooks

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Although counterfeit books are not common in US markets, they are often sold as international editions to unsuspecting customers. As many are not aware of the differences between the two, one gets an impression that counterfeiting is practised on a large scale. To avoid such confusion, and to not miss out on chances of buying an international edition for a cheaper price compared to its US counterpart, one must know how to differentiate between the two.

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Top 10 Purchase/Rent Textbooks

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We love books at BooksRun! And we care about making textbooks affordable for others! We love sharing as well! Every day our data scientists monitor textbooks’ prices on the market to make sure we continue offering the lowest prices on used textbooks for you, our dear readers! Below you will find a list of the top 10 purchased/rented textbooks in this season:

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Skills and Fit Questions for Your Job Interview: Student & Graduate Edition

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It’s already clear what college students are going to do in the summer, but what about the graduates? Quite an obvious answer would be to look for a job or internship and to help prepare them for the interview, here is the list of useful skills that are considered to be the most important in the current and future workspace.

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Cheap Textbooks and How to get Textbooks for Free

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(Buy and Sell textbooks for the same price)

It’s a common fact that a lot of students are not so eager to spend a lot of money on textbooks, especially on textbooks that they know they’ll need for just one semester. That’s why as students, we’ve been able to find easy ways out of this dilemma in which we end up not having to spend a fortune on textbooks. The Internet is a very helpful tool that has provided us with various means of solving our book problems; such as textbook rental, buying used hand-me-downs, comparing online prices, as well as the famous buyback services that are offered by Booksrun as well. The outrageously high prices of textbooks, as well as education fees, has caused students to try to save as much money as they can by buying and selling used college books

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BooksRun on How to Make Money with Used Books

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It’s a known fact that for the past decades the price of textbooks has increased at a drastic rate. New editions of textbooks are made every year, rendering the old ones, in most cases, useless, and students have no choice but to purchase the new ones. Thanks to the Internet, students have been able to find a way to cope with the increasing prices. A helpful factor is the emergence of websites and bookstores that give students the opportunity to rent books for a given period of time. They can also search through the web for used textbooks or ebooks which come at prices way cheaper than the original new ones in paper form.

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How To Improve Your Memory When Reading

While many authors offer multiple techniques to teach you how to read faster and grasp more information at once, not many actually help you become more productive. Being efficient depends on being able to apprehend and remember more out of all the information consumed – this means that you need to have a good brain memory. And you all know very well how we spend our time nowadays receiving information from everywhere around us, as people and companies desperately fight for our attention. We are constantly in the state of an information overload, which makes our brain decide for us what will be marked as “valuable” and remembered, and what will be put into the remote corners of our memory.
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All Year Round: a Calendar of Best Ideas for Celebrations

We have all been in the situation when it is a holiday season coming up but you have no ideas what you will be doing during this time and how you can celebrate it differently from all the previous years. If you are not planning to become broke while getting the most of these celebrations, you will it useful to implement our ideas on how to enjoy various festivities during the year including Halloween, Christmas season and Independence day. Check them below and enjoy your time on an unprecedented scale!

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What is Procrastination and 10 Reasons to Avoid It

Main topics in this article concern procrastination, why you should not procrastinate, benefits of not procrastinating, why procrastination is bad, why not to procrastinate.

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