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College Students Now Prefer Reading Digital Books to Print, Survey Finds | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning

College Students Now Prefer Reading Digital Books to Print, Survey Finds | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning | Onderwijskompas | Scoop.it
Spotlight covers the intersections of technology and education, going behind the research to show how digital media is used in and out of classrooms to expand learning.
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Bookstep.com – Read Textbooks Online

Bookstep.com – Read Textbooks Online | Onderwijskompas | Scoop.it
What good is buying a textbook, reading two or three chapters and taking a couple of notes before selling it off for a fraction of what it cost you? No ma
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USA: Pearson lijdt onder de moeilijke studieboekenmarkt - BOEKBLAD - Vaktijdschrift voor boekhandel, uitgeverij, auteurs en bibliotheek

USA: Pearson lijdt onder de moeilijke studieboekenmarkt - BOEKBLAD - Vaktijdschrift voor boekhandel, uitgeverij, auteurs en bibliotheek | Onderwijskompas | Scoop.it
Uitgeverij Pearson maakte vorige week bekend dat het dit jaar een lagere operationele winst verwacht dan in 2012, onder meer als gevolg van een zwakkere schoolboekenmarkt in Noord-Amerika. Steeds minder studenten zijn bereid studieboeken te kopen.
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Chegg vs. Coursesmart vs. Kno: Digital or Rented Textbooks?

Chegg vs. Coursesmart vs. Kno: Digital or Rented Textbooks? | Onderwijskompas | Scoop.it
If you are a student looking to save money on the cost of buying textbooks, there are now many options available to you. You not only have the option of buying second hand textbooks, but renting books, or downloading eTextbooks.
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Bookstep: ‘Pay What You Want’ Textbook Model : Publishing Perspectives

Bookstep: ‘Pay What You Want’ Textbook Model : Publishing Perspectives | Onderwijskompas | Scoop.it
In March 2011, Bookstep launched to provide on-demand, digital textbook rentals to students, so they only pay for what they need.
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