812% Rise in Textbook Prices says BusinessInsider.com

According to an article published on BusinessInsider.com, there has been an 812% increase in the cost of College Textbooks since 1978.  That’s phenomenal, outrunning CPI by a shocking 600% plus.   As quoted in the BusinessInsider.com article “Professor Mark Perry of Carpe Diem blog has been following this bubble closely”.  You can check out Mark’s […]

Textbook News: OpenStax College Releases first iBooks Textbook

Are college textbooks finally embracing the digital age? With the rapid growth rate of E-Readers and Digital Devices, the release of the first iBooks Textbook could be a sign that things are changing in the textbook area.  If you haven’t heard of iBooks before it is Apple’s e-book reader available for free from the Apple […]