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Bookstep: ‘Pay What You Want’ Textbook Model

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In March 2011, Bookstep launched to provide on-demand, digital textbook rentals to students, so they only pay for what they need.

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Need To Know: Amazon Offers Kindle Textbook Rental

Amazon Kindle launches a textbook rental platform with thousands of titles, cloud storage for notes and highlights.

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Enhancing E-book Purchases: Consumer Driven Models From the Text Book Industry

By John Konczal, Global Industry Executive, Sterling Commerce, an IBM Company When the mere act of delivering content digitally isn’t enough, textbook publishers are coming […]

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Could E-book Rentals Ever Be Viable for Trade Publishers?

By Edward Nawotka Today’s feature story looks at some of the consumer driven e-book models being implemented by text book publishers. One of those is […]

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Bookswim.com’s Top 20 Rentals

US Book rental service Bookswim.com offers their Top 20 rentals for the week… #1 – Safe Haven #2 – Wicked Appetite #3 – Freedom: A […]

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BookSwim.com Aims for Sweet Spot of American Readers

• BookSwim’s proprietary data shows that 80% of its users are library users and high income suburban women who read between 40 and 50 books […]

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