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Why You Should Own Physical Books

General By April 17, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

Should you own physical books or at least some hard copies of your favorite novels? Or is it more sensible to sell used books and switch to ebooks? There is no right or wrong here, and this guide will help you review available options. You will learn about possible “use case” scenarios for various types of physical books — from coffee table volumes to expensive college textbooks. It is up to you to decide which option makes the most sense for you!


The Winner of the BookScouter Quarterly Book Scholarship

News By April 9, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

We are excited to announce the winner of the BookScouter Quarterly Book Scholarship! Our winner is Raegen Bennett from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, who is majoring in Biology. Congratulations! We wish you to be a brilliant and passionate student with a fantastic career ahead of you!


Why Do Old Books Smell and Why Are We Addicted to Them?

General By March 29, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

Whether you’re a bookworm or not, you are undoubtedly familiar with the smell of old books. If nothing comes to your mind, just imagine entering a library or a store selling used books, and you will immediately remember this sweet scent of vanilla with barely discernible bitterness of freshly grounded coffee. Some people might find this smell nauseating, but even a more significant number of readers are literally addicted to it. Ever wondered what causes this smell? 


The Ultimate Way of Saving on College Books: Cheap Textbook Rental

College By March 19, 2021 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Looking for ways to save on your college expenses? Textbook rental is undoubtedly a fantastic idea! Prices for college books are sky-rocketting, adding to the financial burden of students. BookScouter offers you a no-hustle way to save some money and solve the pain of hunting for cheap textbooks.


8 Legit Ways to Make Money Online as a Side Hustle

General By March 7, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

It is never a bad idea to make money online as a side-hustle, especially if you have some free time on your hands. On top of that, you do not need more than a laptop, and sometimes a few skills that are easy to acquire. Where to start from when looking for unconventional side gigs? Here are valuable tips and suggestions for anybody who wants to earn money on the side.