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Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: Buying Textbooks
Topic: Best Time to Buy and Sell College Textbooks
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Views: 3007

Best Time to Buy and Sell College Textbooks

It is that time of the year again, when scholars across the nation stand by to spend significant cash on university textbooks. But to get the very best deals on both purchasing books for the approaching semester and selling your old texts it could be worth paying closer attention to when you shop an...
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Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: Buying Textbooks
Topic: No shortage of textbook options for students
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Views: 1962

No shortage of textbook options for students

Prior to going purchasing new textbooks, it can pay to research your options, and there are lots. Many campus bookstores offer the choice to rent a textbook for noticeably less than purchasing a new or secondhand copy. Since 2009, College of Nebraska-Lincoln scholars have saved $10 million by rentin...
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Wed Aug 08, 2012 5:29 pm
Forum: Textbooks
Topic: Free Online Textbooks
Replies: 4
Views: 7729

Re: Free Online Textbooks

One more site offering Free textbooks. http://www.boundless.com/ Their About Us page says: Boundless is making the world's open educational content more useful for students by connecting them with the wealth of high quality, openly licensed, and free educational content that has been created by lead...
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Tue Aug 07, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: Textbook Rental
Topic: Amazon Offering Physical Textbooks for Rent
Replies: 0
Views: 2466

Amazon Offering Physical Textbooks for Rent

For students, purchasing the necessary textbooks each semester could be a major hit to the wallet. But nicely in time for back-to-school season, Amazon has released a brand new textbook rental service that will just save you some money. The net retail giant is offering semester-long rentals of physi...
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Thu Aug 02, 2012 6:58 pm
Forum: Textbook Rental
Topic: The Netflix of Textbooks
Replies: 0
Views: 2589

The Netflix of Textbooks

A Utah-based company has carved itself a $40 million cut in the $10 bill varsity textbook industry by renting books to scholars on six thousand different campuses, both online and thru 180 school bookstores. CampusBookRentals.com is on course to rent out a million textbooks this year not bad for a b...
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Mon Jul 30, 2012 6:00 pm
Forum: Textbooks
Topic: Use the Library
Replies: 0
Views: 2106

Use the Library

Keep rolling your eyes and muttering "Hello, Captain Obvious," but plenty of college kids do not understand almost every college reserves copies of their preferred textbooks, permitting scholars to read freely. At many school libraries, professors can put their books on reserve, and schola...
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Wed Jul 25, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Textbooks
Topic: Majority of College Students Prefer Buying Used Textbooks
Replies: 0
Views: 2580

Majority of College Students Prefer Buying Used Textbooks

Textbooks.com, an internet textbooks retailer, just conducted a buyer survey to learn university students' textbook buying habits and identify what drives scholars to buy used textbooks over new, rental and eTextbooks. According to the survey, sixty percent of scholars ranked used textbooks as their...
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Fri Jul 20, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: Textbooks
Topic: Why textbooks must be affordable
Replies: 0
Views: 2128

Why textbooks must be affordable

All scholars need to deal with the monetary savagery that's purchasing books every semester. It's widely known these needed school room items are extremely costly. The cost of textbooks is only compounding a growing student financial footing as scholars also cope with rising tutoring costs. It is ge...
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Sat Jun 30, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: eTextbooks
Topic: Free Digital Textbooks Funded Through Advertising
Replies: 0
Views: 2782

Free Digital Textbooks Funded Through Advertising

Bookboon.com, an organization that makes its digital textbooks available free to students, has taken the approach of funding its work by including advertising in the pages of the books. As an example, Strategic Management, a 52-page book, includes advertising for master's level programs and job recr...
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Mon Jun 04, 2012 8:06 pm
Forum: Textbooks
Topic: What Exactly Is ISBN?
Replies: 0
Views: 2227

What Exactly Is ISBN?

Students can buy textbooks in different ways now, which is very helpful for students looking for the cheapest textbooks for school. When you buy textbooks in your school, the bookstore will recognize the books you need by name. However, when you search for books in used bookstores or online, you wil...

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