How to rent textbooks online is a question many are asking themselves in the quest for cheap textbooks. Renting books online has been a growing trend over the past several years not only because of the rising cost of textbooks, but also with the worsening economy. Anyone that has recently attended college, or knows someone […]
Renting books addresses some real problems, like helping to reduce the cost of college and avoid the uncertainty of being able to sell your book back for a reasonable price. However, there is an environmental impact to shipping single books back and forth. In this article, we’ll outline the environmental impacts, and then look at what rental companies are doing to mitigate these factors.