Wondering whether you can resell your e-textbook or transfer remaining time on your digital textbook rental? DirectTextbook.com has the answers!

Unlike printed textbooks, there doesn't seem to be a clear avenue for selling e-textbooks when you're done with them. It begs the question: can you resell your e-textbooks? What about digital textbook rentals - can you sell the remaining time you have on them to other students? ... more »
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Directtextbook.com Facebook Contest

Have you saved money by using Direct Textbook? Share how much you have saved and be entered to win $100!

To enter, simply post on our Facebook page how much you saved on textbooks by using Directtextbook.com.

Enter by 4/28/2016, the winner will be chosen at random and announced on 4/29/2016. Good luck!

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Direct Textbook adds access code filters to make your search even easier.

Access codes are a major pain point when buying textbooks. If you are unfamiliar with access codes you can read this post. In short they are a code that gives one person access to a set of web tools. Some professors require these codes for completing homework, studying and tracking progress. They typically accompany a book but can also be sold as a standalone product. ... more »
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Direct Textbook explains why textbooks keep getting more expensive and how to get steep textbook discounts.

Everyone knows textbooks keep getting more expensive, but have you ever wondered what unique market conditions have led to such inflated pricing? A report published by the Government Accountability Office found that textbooks prices increased by 82 percent between 2002 and 2012, compared to an average increase of 28 percent for all other goods. What gives?

For starters, consider the following:
  • The textbook publishing industry is highly-competitive, yet just five publishers collectively control 80 percent of an $8.8 billion market (Follet)
  • The best way for publishers to comp... more »
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Direct Textbook just added four more publishers to the DT book search and price comparison. Now you can find availability and prices for the following publishers:

All four are part of the Direct Textbook customer rewards program. That means you can get up to 10% cash back on your orders.

We are looking forward to adding more direct from the publisher options in the near future.

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