As Textbooks Go Digital, Campus Bookstores May Go Bookless

“As students cut costs by buying books from cheaper online retailers or by downloading e-textbooks, campus bookstores sell fewer and fewer textbooks. That’s triggering an identity crisis for one of the oldest institutions on campus and leading some college officials to ask: If textbooks go digital, does the campus even need a bookstore? …” (more)

[Jeffrey R Young, Chronicle of Higher Education, 14 November]

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