BrainMass "Need to Know" eBooks provide you with study-ready explanations of key
concepts and ideas. Our books are authored by our Experts, who are also available to answer
questions. Here's a quick rundown of what each of our academic eBooks features:
A Useful Introduction to the Concept
Each Expert takes the time to explain the nature of the concept, where it comes from and why it's
relevant for those studying that subject. Often, a real-world example of why it's important is
included. Our introductions "set the stage" for you to read on and learn everything you "need
Key Points in their own Sections
Each "Need to Know" eBook will be broken down into a few different sections. Each
individual section will be dedicated to one aspect of the book's topic, which when put together,
will ensure you have a full understanding of the topic at hand.
Diagrams & Illustrations
Many of our Experts will include illustrations and visual aids to enhance their eBooks. Often,
having a diagram can really help in making something easy to understand, so we encourage our authors to
use them as much as they can.
A Glossary of Key Terms
Every subject of study has terms and expressions that are unique to that field. Our "Need to Know"
eBooks help by providing a list of the most common terms and a definition for each one.
Additional Resources & References
Those students who are looking for more information will always have a place to continue their
Our Experts will provide you with helpful and interesting links that will expand your understanding
topic in question.
BrainMass Need to Know academic eBooks are not only a fantastic way to get explanations of
troublesome topics, but they also provide a great place to start studying a topic that's coming up in a
Remember that if you have any comments or suggestions about our eBooks, we'd love to hear about
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