Total college textbook
sales amount to $4 billion, or 14 percent of all book sales, according to a 2005 article in Publishers Weekly.
The campus libraries are highlighting the exploration of OpenStax College textbooks
and encouraging faculty to review and evaluate these crucial resources.
The Government Accountability Office has been asked by Congress to conduct an investigation into the high price of college textbooks
," McKeon said.
com is a premier online retailer that buys and sells used college textbooks
Retail prices on college textbooks
can be staggering, especially when students already face the rising costs of tuition, room, board, and impending student loan repayments," said Morgan Macarthur, Direct Textbook Chief Technology Officer.
may be an afterthought until students arrive on campus and start unpacking their belongings and preparing for classes to start.
Though many primers on nature photography concentrate on instruction and tend to come off like college textbooks
, "The Backpacker's Photography Handbook" (Amphoto; $19.
Offering UPS solutions helps Akademos bring a new level of shipping efficiency into the marketplace for college textbooks
," said Brian Jacobs, President of Akademos, which operates TextbookX.
The California Joint Legislative Audit Committee (JLAC), chaired by Assembly Member Ricardo Lara (D - Bell Gardens), will hold a hearing Wednesday to investigate the high cost of college textbooks
and the potential for e-textbooks to cut costs and increase access to higher education.
This exciting license agreement with Akademos means that TKE members can now help their fellow students manage the costs of college textbooks
, while also contributing funds to worthy causes," said Kevin Mayeux, CEO of TKE.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- Alibris announced the results of a recent survey of new and used textbook buyers, which highlight the untapped growth potential for online services that buy used college textbooks
Long regarded as the premier independent marketplace for new and used college textbooks
and other school books at discount prices, Alibris now also buys college textbooks
, literature, and reference guides.
Kame'enui has published numerous college textbooks
on topics related to teaching reading, curriculum design, and managing classroom behavior.
Flat World Joins City Colleges of Chicago in Discussion about the High Costs of College Textbooks
12 /PRNewswire/ -- The problem: in an already struggling economy, the cost of college textbooks
continue to outpace the rate of inflation.