With a new school year on the horizon, college and university students the world over are searching for affordable solutions to the dreaded textbook buying spree. This helpful infographic explores innovative ways to bring down the exorbitant cost of textbook purchases. Of course, the big publishers are recalcitrant as always.
- Some universities require students to use e-textbooks (educationviews.org)
- Amazon Announces Launch of Textbook Rental Service (usnews.com)
- Where’s the Cheapest Place to Buy Textbooks? CourseBooks Lets You Compare Prices (bostinno.com)
- Free open source textbooks growing in popularity in college classes (nextlevelofnews.com)