Those of you who will soon be heading back to college should find this information helpful, especially if you are looking for textbooks for your upcoming classes. Before you head over to the campus bookstore, have a look at Tara Siegel Bernard’s recent post in the Bucks blog on The New York Times web site. It appeared on August 3, 2010 and was titled How to Find Cheaper College Textbooks.
The post gives suggestions on alternate ways you can locate and obtain the textbooks you need for the courses that you are taking. She also has some tips on selling the books from the courses that you’ve already completed.
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