Apple’s iBooks vs. Textbooks

December 18, 2013

Apple is on the verge of capturing yet another lucrative market, and changing education as we know it… Or are they? Source


Buy And Sell Used Books Online

December 5, 2013

Looking at how much money textbooks cost over all it seems crazy to actually buy them new. Since you have probablly sold us books we know you are a savvy student but thought we would shed some light on the subject with this below graphic. Source


eBooks and Textbooks of the Future

October 30, 2013

As some of you will know I am a firm believer of eBooks and their place in future of learning and learning materials, as well as popular fiction. This is why I though I would post the link to this graphic on eBooks and textbooks of tomorrow. Source


Textbooks Redefined

January 21, 2013

What makes a textbook smarter? Forget e-textbooks. On linkling, textbooks think, play and save students money. Here’s why the linkling version gets top marks from students and teachers alike: Source

Digital learning: Final Chapter for textbooks?

December 26, 2012

It’s no surprise that students are obsessed with their mobile devices. What may come as a surprise, though, is the fact that these digital devices may someday replace textbooks all together—and it may be sooner than we think! South Korea recently announced that by the year 2015, all paper textbooks will be replaced with digital […]

A Look at Students Using eTextbooks

A Look at Students Using eTextbooks

November 19, 2012

Ever wonder how students are using eTextbooks? We collected data from an independent survey to help answer your questions! This infographic shows that more students are using eTextbooks than ever before and almost half are using them simply for the lower price. Check out this infographic to learn more about college students’ thoughts on eTextbooks. […]

Rent Textbooks. Save Billions.

Rent Textbooks. Save Billions.

October 31, 2012

The graphic illustrates savings for both students and taxpayers. Amazingly, something as simple as renting textbooks instead of buying can have a huge impact on the cost of a college education. Source

The College Textbook Shakedown

The College Textbook Shakedown

October 10, 2012

Major textbook publishing companies are set on squeezing every penny out of students. The textbook prices have risen 186% since 1986, and they’re increasing in price at 4X the speed of other consumer products. Here’s a look at how textbook costs break down, how to avoid them, and what the future looks like. Source

Textbook Rentals Are taking Over at

Textbook Rentals Are taking Over at

September 8, 2012

Over the next three weeks, college students (and their parents) will spend more than $3 billion on the most essential of all winter back-to-school items: textbooks. The average student spends nearly $700 on textbooks for the new semester, but an increasing number are bringing these costs down by renting their textbooks instead. Textbook rentals hardly […]

The Digital Textbooks of Tomorrow

The Digital Textbooks of Tomorrow

June 19, 2012

While many have a soft spot for the feel of the printed page, it’s hard to see a future where textbooks aren’t delivered to students digitally.It’s not just the benifits of taking the literal weight of textbooks off student’ backs-digital textbooks offer an opportunity to enhance the entire learning experience. Source