What do you use carring your books?

  1. OK, I have a HP backpack to carry my books, but for one class, I have 4 books. What do you use to carry your books? Don't you have a lot when you start nursing classes?

    THANKS FOR YOUR INPUT.

    JUSTJENN

    PS countdown to fall classes.
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  2. 32 Comments

  3. by   maire
    Have a boatload of books but wasn't required to bring any to class. LOL Had one I would take to lecture periodically and one to lab, but other than my notebook (which weighed a ton in itself) I usually didn't carry any around.
  4. by   Jen2
    I found that the best packs are the ones made kind of like a briefcase except with a flap that folds over. You can put a ton of stuff in these. Mine is made by MUDD and you can find this brand at major dept. stores.
  5. by   LeesieBug
    I use a U-Haul trailer.
  6. by   justjenn
    :roll :roll :roll :roll
    LeesieBug That is SOOOOOO funny.

    Thanks everyone. I guess I will start searching when "real" school starts and they have more of a selection. My Harry Potter bag is about to give way and no spell-o-tape will help

    Justjenn
  7. by   Gotzfaith
    I have found that a wheeled back pack works the best for me. On days that I don't have to carry a ton of books, I wear the back pack, on the days that I have more I use the wheels and pull it. My back and shoulders appreciate the break.
  8. by   NurseDixie
    I use a briefcase type book bag. I also don't carry my books to classes, just notebooks, tape recorder, supplies, etc. A lot of students carry the backpacks, but it hurts my back too much.
  9. by   cheripa
    I switched from a briefcase-like one, to a backpack! As for this Fall, I just found out that I have to buy 8 books! I not sure which ones I have to take to classes, but that's a lot for one class (nursing 101)
  10. by   teeituptom
    someone else
  11. by   teeituptom
    Actually I converted one of my golf pull carts for the task
  12. by   chiefswife
    As my four-year old says, I carry my pack-pack!

    Jenn, let me know where you can get spell o tape...I could use some!
  13. by   RNIAM
    I have a bag on wheels that I use or I'd break my back. they have some that are reasonably priced at Wal-mart
  14. by   ava'smomRN
    bag on wheels does just fine for me!!!!!!!!!

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