OER, Rental and Subscriptions Push College Textbooks’ Business to a Further Decline - IBL News

The average learner spent $205 to buy or rent course materials during the fall term, a decrease from $265 for the previous fall term in 2018. Spending on learning materials has consistently declined over the past five years. A recent report from Student Watch (funded by the National Association of College Stores) showed a drop of 35 percent. The new data is part of a multi-year trend.

https://iblnews.org/oer-rental-and-subscriptions-push-college-textbooks-business-to-a-further-decline/

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