Archive | October, 2016

Open #Textbook Network Created at U of M is Saving U.S. #College Students Millions of Dollars

28 Oct

The high cost of college textbooks is always a worry for students … Lizzy knows you can’t learn from a book you don’t buy. “I think open textbooks would really improve my grades because I would be really motivated to start reading the textbooks ahead …


Best Places to Buy #College #Textbooks Online

20 Oct

What are the best places online to buy college textbooks? If you talk to any college student at the beginning of the semester, he or she will probably express frustration to you about the cost of textbooks. Campus bookstores charge an arm and a leg for …

How To Buy #College #Textbooks #cheap

20 Oct

The main and most important idea to keep in mind for finding college textbooks cheap is this: ‘This book is a means to an end, not a personal possession for a lifetime. It doesn’t have to be new because it will only be a part of your life for about ten …

MCC’s Single Stop helping students beyond the classroom

15 Oct

MCC student Devon Paul was able to find help through this program after his car window … The 28-year-old said his college textbooks, worth about $800, were also stolen. “Money is kind of tight honestly and I used most of my financial aid to purchase …

Errors in #College #Textbooks

13 Oct

So working on my physics homework and this isn’t the first time I’ve ran into this but for some of the example problems I’ve noticed that the books calculations are wrong. Would it make you nervous to find errors in your college textbooks? I’m a total …