College Planning Books

A's and B's of Academic Scholarships. Leider, Anna

Admission Matters: What Students and Parents Need to Know about Getting into College. Springer, Sally P., Reider, Jon and Franck, Marion R.

A Whole New Mind. Pink, Daniel H.

Best 373 Colleges. Princeton Review

Book of Majors. College Board

College Admission Index of Majors and Sports. Wintergreen Orchard House

College Handbook. College Board

College Sourcebook For Students with Learning and Developmental Differences. Lipkin, Midge

Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. Pope, Loren

Complete Book of Colleges. Princeton Review

Don't Miss Out: The Ambitious Student’s Guide to Financial Aid. Leider, Anna and Leider, Robert

Fiske Guide to Colleges. Fiske, Edward B.

Harvard Schmarvard: Getting Beyond the Ivy League to the College That Is Best for You. Mathews, Jay

Insider's Guide to the Colleges. Yale Daily News Staff

K & W Guide to Colleges for Students With Learning Disabilities or Attention Deficit Disorder. Kravets, Marybeth and Wax, Imy F.

Less Stress, More Success: A New Approach to Guiding Your Teen Through College Admissions and Beyond. Jones, Marilee; Ginsburg, Kenneth; and Jablow, Martha M.

Letting Go: A Parent's Guide to Understanding the College Years. Coburn, Karen L. and Treeger, Madge

Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That's Right for You. Pope, Loren

Naviance Family Connection (available by school subscription)

Paying for College Without Going Broke. Chany, K. and Martz, G.

Ready or Not, Here Life Comes. Levine, Mel  

Real College Essays That Work. Fiske, Edward B. and Hammond, Bruce

Scholarship Book. Cassidy, Daniel J. 

The Gatekeepers:  Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College. Steinberg, Jacques

The Overachievers, The Secret Lives of Driven Kids. Robbins, Alexandra

The Element, How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything. Robinson, Sir Kenneth

The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth: Popularity, Quirk Theory and Why Outsiders Thrive After High School. Robbins, Alexandra

Zen In The Art Of The SAT: How To Think, Focus, And Achieve Your Highest Score, Bardin, Matt


Go See Campus: Plan campus visits online and make the most of the college search. The website’s College Trip Planner lets you search for colleges, create a schedule for your visits, and connect to school resources and activities, like campus tours, information sessions, school maps, and parking details.

U.S. College and University Reference Map. Hedberg Maps (

ipad/iPhone Apps

All College Essays App:  Joseph, Rebecca