Back to school deals: What you need to make it through the year

I know it’s barely the beginning of August but you’re going to need to start thinking about getting back into the mode of being in school. Let’s not get too ahead of ourselves though. I don’t want you to start doing homework already!

Now is the time to start searching for great back to school deals. (Credit: Timedotcom)

Now is the time to start searching for great back to school deals. (Credit: Timedotcom)

We’re talking about shopping those back to school deals, and August is when those deals hit the shelves. Read on to get ideas for what you need to make it through the year! Read more

This week only buy any eChapter, get the 1st eChapter free at CengageBrain.com!

Getting into the spirit of a new school year is never an easy feat, especially when it seems like your summer vacation just started. Or maybe you’re absolutely ecstatic about the upcoming school year and are already thinking about what you need to ensure yourself a successful semester!

Whatever the case may be for you, keep in mind that CengageBrain.com is always here for your textbook, eBook, rental and study tool needs. And if you’re looking for a great deal on those back-to-school necessities, you’ve come to the right place. Read more

7 effective study tips for college students

Many colleges offer study tips to improve academics, but often don’t include effective study tools to help college students study better and retain what they’ve learned.

Good study tips include choosing the library over watching your favorite TV show. (Credit: Sufen Wang)

Good study tips include choosing the library over watching your favorite TV show. (Credit: Sufen Wang)

Student success depends on having the right tools for the job and knowing how to best use them. Here are some lifehack study tips to improve college habits and gain a student advantage. Read more

Believe it or not, back to school time is near

With Fourth of July in the rearview mirror, it is only a matter of time before you will be heading back to school. Although college students may feel like they just left the dorm and quad behind, summer’s over … almost.

Now is the time to start preparing yourself for the new school year. (Credit: Smosh)

Now is the time to start preparing yourself for the new school year. (Credit: Smosh)

You can make the transition from time off to hitting the books a bit easier with these back to school tips for college students. Read more

DIY ideas for book loving college students

Nothing beats the look, feel and smell of a real book. If you love books, then no doubt your home is chock full of the little dears. Stacked up and overflowing.

Whether you own one book or 100 books, you can still make your own DIY bookshelf. (Credit: FSG's Book Keeping)

Whether you own one book or 100 books, you can still make your own DIY bookshelf. (Credit: FSG’s Book Keeping)

Let’s look at how to make a bookshelf that will store your treasures and keep them safe. Here are a few DIY ideas for bookshelves and other things book-related. Read more

Get it while it lasts: Take $15 off your purchase of $150 at CengageBrain.com

Right now you’re probably more acclimated to the new semester and are getting a solid start on the projects and research papers your professors have assigned….or so we hope. Regardless of where you stand, CengageBrain.com wants you to know that they are still here to help you get your classroom essentials for that big paper you have due next week. In fact, there is another college supplies deal being offered that might make you want to get started on your assignments.

And the final deal is…

Through the remainder of February (2/7/2014 – 2/28/2014) CengageBrain.com is giving you $15 off your purchase of $150, which includes everything from textbooks to eBooks to rentals to study tools! When you reach check out, use coupon code 15OFF150 to take advantage of this great deal. Read more

Hurry and get 10% off print textbooks at CengageBrain.com

As college students begin their Spring 2014 semester, we at CengageBrain.com can’t help but wonder whether students have decided to take the digital route with their textbooks or have opted to stick with good old fashioned print textbooks. In case you’re still deciding, we have some great reasons why it would be best for you to stick to the traditional print textbook.

Discounted print textbooks

This week, CengageBrain is offering five dollars off your purchase of fifty dollars or more worth textbooks. Use coupon code 5OFF50 at CengageBrain.com to take advantage of this deal. Is that it? Nope…we also have a second option for you!

For a limited time (1/24/2014 – 1/31/2014) students can receive 10% off print textbooks when you use the coupon code TEXTBOOK10 at CengageBrain.com. Trust me when I say you will be extremely glad you stuck to print textbooks when your device suddenly decides to crash the night before an important exam – naturally, smack dab in the middle of while you’re re-reading the chapter you’ll be tested on. Read more

Act fast: 10% off eBooks at CengageBrain.com

When it comes to college courses, there is one item that students might not be able to live without: textbooks. The downfall is that each of your books weighs almost 5 pounds! While you might get a great workout carrying them across campus, it becomes a tiring process over time.

The great news is that one major shift that has come during the 21st century is the use of electronics to find the information we’re searching for. Its quick and easy usage has become the norm, and if you haven’t jumped on the tech train yet, this is your perfect opportunity to do so.

Savings for students

If you’re looking to save some money on your school supplies this semester, look no further than the deals that CengageBrain.com is offering you. To get five dollars off your purchase of fifty dollars or more of textbooks, eBooks and study tools, use coupon code 5OFF50 at CengageBrain.com. Read more

CengageBrain.com offering 15% off print rentals PLUS free shipping

A new semester can mean a brand new you. Try new things. Buy new clothes. If you are still ‘undecided’ on a college major, that’s okay. This gives you an opportunity to explore electives and find out what your true passion in life is. Whatever you do, CengageBrain is here to help you with your rental textbook needs.

Our pick of the week

CengageBrain is offering five dollars off your purchase of fifty dollars or more worth of textbooks. Just use coupon code 5OFF50 at CengageBrain.com.

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For a limited time (1/10/2014 – 1/17/2014) students will receive 15% off print rental textbooks when you use the coupon code RENT15. Read more

Take 10% off print textbooks at CengageBrain.com

Happy 2014 students! As January arrives, many people have their New Years’ resolutions top of mind. Maybe you’re hoping to get in better shape this year. Or even hoping to do more traveling in the upcoming year. Why not include getting a head start on purchasing your textbooks for the Spring semester? To help you get motivated to buy your college textbooks, CengageBrain is giving you an offer you can’t refuse.

Print textbooks at a discounted rate

This week, CengageBrain is offering five dollars off your purchase of fifty dollars or more worth textbooks. Use coupon code 5OFF50 at CengageBrain.com to take advantage of this deal. WAIT! We’re not done! Read more