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Predictions of Print #Textbooks’ Death Remain Greatly Exaggerated

26 Apr

Specific to college textbooks, print-only titles accounted for 45 percent … said 75 percent of its core curriculum revenues in 2019 will come from blended programs, where customers buy a combination …

USD partners with online #Textbook retailer; ends on-campus bookstore

31 Mar

VERMILLION, S.D. — Starting next semester, there will be no physical outlet to buy college textbooks on campus at the University of South Dakota or in the city of Vermillion. The university …

Why are #Textbooks so expensive?

8 Mar

and book rental sites have helped to defray the high cost of college textbooks. Some sites even offer a buy-by-the-chapter service. But the fact is, the cost of college textbooks increased 1,041 perce…

#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 …