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How Some Colleges Are Offering Free Textbooks

23 April 2014 4 views No Comment

“Instead of asking students to buy a textbook from a major publishing company, [South Florida Community College student Caitlin] Ryen’s professor assigned a free digital textbook that he customized for the class. Ryen’s professor, Erik Christensen, began exploring the format in 2007, when a student asked to borrow a textbook because he couldn’t afford one,” CNN reports.


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