Used textbooks are up to 75% less than bookstore prices.
Your book returns are often included in the rental.
If you want a book, you can pay the difference to keep it.
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You can save between 30% and 50% off the cover price by renting textbooks rather than buying. Coupons can help you save even more.
It varies by rental company, typically between 50 to 135 days. Most textbook rental companies allow you to extend your rental period if needed.
Most companies allow you to buy your rental textbooks if you decide to keep them. You'll simply pay the difference between the rental fee you've already paid and the purchase price.