Rented & Used Textbooks Cheaper Than Digital Nearly Every Time

August 24, 2011 by  
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Photo by wohnai via Flickr CC In the debate on which is better, printed or digital, for textbooks, a new survey could have students reaching for those 30-pound tomes. Campusbooks.com compared prices for 1,000 textbooks across 12 textbook rental companies, 35 used book retailers, and 7 digital textbook creators. The result is that 92% of the time, renting or buying used is cheaper than digital. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Rented & Used Textbooks Cheaper Than Digital Nearly Every Time

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