#College #Textbooks are a racket

3 Mar

College textbooks are a racket. I teach international relations at … Students usually have to take a few required big courses for their major, and they have to buy the required textbooks for these c…

EDITORIAL: We must confront control of information

1 Mar

The cost of college textbooks increased by 812 percent from 1978 to 2013 … “Traditional publishers are taking advantage of students because they must buy what materials are assigned, so the rules of …

Student Bookloan Program helps students save money on #Textbooks

25 Feb

The Associated Students Bookloan Program helps provide over 3,000 college textbooks for general education … which can be recycled or used to buy new textbooks. Bookloan strives to help students rema…

Kansas bill proposed for sales tax exemption on #Textbooks bought at #College bookstores

5 Feb

With college textbooks being so expensive … Brown also said the need for online access codes and having to buy a textbook that was only available at the Kansas State University bookstore prevented h…

Students get creative with #Textbook costs

29 Jan

Some first years who were interviewed, such as Brian Liu ’22, said that it was “shocking” to see how expensive college textbooks were … in which professors did not require students to buy books, ins…