Entries by Nicole Reinard

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. […]

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, […]

Need $500 to put towards your college education? Apply now for The MVP Scholarships by Questia!

In the spring, we at Questia announced the winners of the third “Questia’s Most Valuable Professors” contest, as part of our ongoing dedication to education. College students from across the country nominated special professors they believed deserved the title of Most Valuable Professor (MVP). For the grand prize, we pledged to establish five $500 scholarships […]

Now accepting applications for The MVP Scholarships by Questia!

The Most Valuable Professors In the spring, we at Questia announced the winners of the third “Questia’s Most Valuable Professors” contest, as part of our ongoing dedication to education. College students from across the country nominated special professors they believed deserved the title of Most Valuable Professor (MVP). For the grand prize, we pledged to […]

Announcing our Questia Tagline Competition winners!

This fall we ran a contest asking you to submit your ideas for the perfect Questia tagline. We wanted to find out what you think embodies our brand and all that we have to offer. Thank you to everyone for submitting your tagline ideas! With over 200 submissions, you made it very difficult for the […]