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College can be a huge, terrifying, exhilarating experience. So we're going to help you get textbooks for cheap!

For us, the longest night of the year might mean hot chocolate, a warm fire and watching Elf for the fourth time, but for people living hundreds of years ago, the Winter Solstice had a very different meaning.

With the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens just around the corner, we've compiled our favorite fan theories about the film. Though all we have to base our guesses on are the trailers (and generous knowledge of the now defunct expanded universe) we think we might be on to something here.

While coffee from a Keurig or Alpine Spiced Cider packets will warm the hands, after a cold walk back from class, they tend to be lacking when it comes to flavor. We're going to assume you have access to hot water and instant drink mix and that's about it, so we've amassed a few different recipes you can add to your tasty instant drink to make it that much better.

This holiday season, Bookbyte has partnered with the Center for Hope and Safety in Salem, Oregon to help improve the lives of women and children who have been victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Several states in the US have begun to offer free or heavily discounted Community College, though four-year universities still charge tens of thousands of dollars per semester. If, oh glorious thought, a four-year degree were to be offered free of charge, what would it do to textbook costs?

As you may have heard, the Oxford English Dictionary made this emoji the word of the year.

Life on the internet for a student who should be studying is hard. Luckily, there is a whole slew of programs, apps, and websites designed to make paper writing and studying bearable. Here are the Bookbyte team's five favorite websites to make you more productive.

You can't control how your boxes are handled while in transit, but you can control how you protect your books to minimize the chance of damage. Save yourself the heartache of a damaged delivery with these five tips for shipping your books safely.

Your first panicked instinct might be to run to your campus bookstore and pay an extraordinarily high price for the book. If you're strapped for cash or the bookstore doesn't have a copy available, it's time to panic. Or at least it would be if you didn't have access to this list of 5 ways to deal with a missing textbook.