Entries by Nicole Reinard

Questia Reading Room: Start the year with success

When a new year rolls around, what is the number one thing people aim to do? Figure out how they can be successful and better their lives in the coming year, of course! Our list of reading room books are sure to inspire you to be the best you. Check them out FREE for the […]

5 most viewed Questia blog posts of 2015

Another year has gone by so we thought now is a good time to stroll down memory lane and share with you our most viewed blog posts of 2015. Check out our list of the 5 most viewed blog posts. You might see one you haven’t viewed before!

Questia Reading Room: A taste of winter classics

Finals might be over, but you can still keep your mind sharp with some leisure reading over winter break. Use your free time to curl up under a blanket and check out our seasonally themed books! This set of reading room books is FREE to read for the next month. Enjoy!

Your 7-step research paper checklist so you meet the grading criteria

Based on personal experience, I can matter-of-factly tell you that research paper grading criteria can vary among college professors. So how do you figure out if your paper will meet the criteria your professor is looking for? Different topics will be more important to different professors, so you’d be wise to initially review the research […]

5 steps to an impressive research paper

If your first reaction when a professor assigns a research paper involves sweaty palms, increased heart rate or a stomach tied in knots, you’re not alone. Countless college students dread writing research papers because the process can seem grueling and much more stressful than simply studying material for an upcoming exam. Does this sound familiar to […]

Questia Reading Room: Our most recent book acquisitions

At Questia we are always looking to expand our collection of reading books, and we like to make sure you know about them! With many different genres to choose from, you’re bound to find a book that fulfills your reading needs. For the next month, you can read the following books at Questia — for FREE. […]

Top 7 ways to use Questia that you didn’t know about

We know you follow the Questia blog (at least I assume so since you are reading this right now), but have you ever really dug into Questia.com to find out about all the cool features it offers? Just in case you haven’t, we thought we’d share with you some of the most unique features from […]

What’s new with Questia? The all-new Research Tool Extension

As a Questia user, the Research Tool Extension is going to become your new favorite perk of Questia. And if you’re not yet a Questia user, it’s a great reason to become a subscriber. So what exactly makes the all-new Research Tool Extension so fantastic? Let’s explain.

Need some tips for finals? Look no further than #TheFinalsCountdown

It almost seems unreal that college finals are just around the corner – #TheFinalsCountdown is on. Now is the time to begin preparing though so you’re not bombarded in studying materials just days before your finals. Trust me: you’ll really wish you had started earlier as opposed to procrastinating, which we are all guilty of. […]

Questia and the Chicago Metro History Education Center (CMHEC) team up for 2015 History Fair

Each year CMHEC serves thousands of students and hundreds of teachers from numerous schools in the Chicagoland area. They are given a chance to participate in its signature program, the Chicago Metro History Fair, at the school, regional, state and national levels. Students are given the opportunity to think critically and creatively through their projects, […]