News and Insights on College Textbooks, Course Materials & Bookstore Services


Textbook Affordability and Financial Hardships

College Bookstores Fighting Gravity By Continuing To Sell Books On Campus

Increasing Number of Colleges and Universities Prioritizing Textbook Affordability and Student Success

Akademos Names Raj Kaji as Next Chief Executive Officer

Midway University Partners with Akademos for New Online Bookstore Services

Fort Hays State University to Launch New Hybrid Bookstore with Akademos and indiCo

Snow College Selects Akademos for New Online Bookstore Service

Akademos Report Reveals How Rising Textbook Prices are Impacting Curriculum Choice and Student Academic Success

Presbyterian College Partners with Akademos to Address Textbook Affordability

Ferrum College Selects Akademos for New Online Bookstore Service

University of Holy Cross to Launch New Online Bookstore

Lawrence University Partners with Akademos to address Textbook Affordability

University of Oklahoma Partners with Akademos for Online Bookstore Services

Digital Course Materials Are at a Tipping Point

North Central College Selects Akademos for New Online Bookstore Service

Cengage and Akademos Partner on Cengage Unlimited Subscriptions

St. Francis College Announces New Akademos Online Bookstore

How to Win Students Back to the College Bookstore

Wingate University Partners with Akademos to Provide Lower Course Materials Prices to Students

The Impact of Generation Z on the College Course Materials Marketplace

Rowan-Cabarrus Launches New Online Bookstore To Deliver Significant Savings On Textbooks To Students

California Institute of Integral Studies Selects Akademos for New Online Bookstore Service

New eBook Available: The Future of Course Materials is Now

Webinar Materials Available: Best Practices for Transitioning to a Hybrid Bookstore Model

Meredith College Partners with Akademos To Deliver Significant Savings on Textbooks & Course Materials

New Webinar: Key Lessons & Best Practices for Transitioning to a Hybrid Bookstore Model

New Akademos Survey Highlights Growing Demand for Enhanced Tools & Services To Better Support Textbook Affordability and Digital Course Materials

Webinar Materials: Decreasing Textbook Prices & Increasing Student Success

Houghton College Chooses Akademos' Online Bookstore Solution To Reduce Course Material Costs

Why Students Continue To Leave The College Bookstore

New Webinar: City Colleges of Chicago’s formula for decreasing textbook prices & increasing student success

Black River Technical College Partners with Akademos To Improve Textbook Affordability

New CFO Survey Highlights the Negative Impact Textbook Prices are Having on Student Success

New Akademos White Paper provides valuable insights from College CFOs on textbooks, course materials and the future role of the college bookstore

Brooklyn Law School Selects Akademos To Offer New Online Bookstore

Akademos & indiCo Join to Create a One-Stop Shop College Bookstore Solution

Juniata College Launches Akademos' Online Bookstore To Deliver Students Discounts on Course Materials

The City University of New York Selects Akademos as Exclusive Online Bookstore Provider

UWF Survey Shows That High Cost of College Textbooks Undermines Student Success

University of Great Falls Partners with Akademos To Lower Textbook Cost

eBook Available: Future-Proof Your College Bookstore

BCCC Selects Akademos to Operate Online Bookstore and Marketplace

Akademos Launches Curriculum Development Services for College Faculty

Webinar Materials: Proven Strategies for Addressing Textbook Affordability

Webinar: Proven Strategies for Addressing Textbook Affordability

Peru State College Selects Akademos' Online College Bookstore Solution

NACUBO Session Recording Available: The Hybrid College Bookstore Model

Akademos & Presentation College Launch Online Bookstore Offering Affordable Textbooks

Akademos & Lancaster County Career & Tech Center Reduce Textbook Costs

New Hybrid Bookstore Model to be Featured at NACUBO Annual Meeting

RedShelf & Akademos Partner to Deliver Affordable Digital Course Materials

Kansas City University Selects Akademos to Operate Online Bookstore

Price & Convenience: Keys to Growing Your Textbook Sales

Study Confirms Colleges Can Improve Student Satisfaction

How to Impact College Student Preparedness

Sweet Briar College Selects Akademos Online College Bookstore Solution

College Student Survey Provides Important Insights into Textbook Purchasing & Bookstore Services

Akademos Partners with Missouri Valley College to Improve Textbook Affordability and Convenience for Students

Clark University Selects Akademos to Operate Online College Bookstore

Akademos Partners with CUNY’s Queens College to Deliver Innovative Online Bookstore Services

2016 Updated New Hybrid College Bookstore Model White Paper

Life University Launches Akademos Online College Bookstore Solution

White Paper: Why Students Are Leaving The College Bookstore

Best Practices For Textbook Adoption - White Paper Now Available

Akademos Launches New Textbook Adoption & Analytics Portal

Webinar Materials Available: New Hybrid College Bookstore Model

New Webinar: The New Hybrid College Bookstore Model

New eBook: The Future of College Bookstore Services

The Need For a New Approach in College Textbook Services

Pratt Institute Launches Akademos' Online Bookstore Platform

White Paper: How College Bookstores Can Thrive With The New Hybrid Bookstore Model 

The Dawn of the $400 Textbook and Helping College Students Fight These Costs

Research Finds Correlation Between Textbook Affordability & Student Satisfaction

The Impact of High Textbook Costs on Student Retention

White Paper: College CAO Survey on the Future of Bookstore Services & Textbook Delivery

From Brick and Mortar to a New Hybrid Bookstore Model

Northshore Technical Community College Adopts Akademos’ Online Bookstore Platform

White Paper: CFO Survey on Textbook Delivery & Bookstore Services

Graduate School USA Adopts Akademos Online Bookstore Solution

Mary Baldwin College Launches Akademos Virtual Bookstore Platform

CUNY School of Law Launches Akademos’ Online Bookstore Solution

The Impact of Textbook Affordability on Student Retention and Persistence

Why Rental College Textbook Sales Are On The Rise

CFO's Explain Why College Textbook and Course Materials Sales Continue To Decline

Webinar Materials: College CFO Survey on Textbook & Bookstore Services

Georgia Military College Lowers Textbook Costs with Akademos

The Declining Trend in College Textbook Sales

The Changing Role of the College Bookstore

CUNY’s Medgar Evers College Selects Akademos' Online Bookstore Solution

New Webinar: Textbook Affordability and Bookstore Services

Seven Factors Impacting College Textbooks and Bookstore Sales

How To Determine Your College Bookstore's Key Requirements

Benefits of Establishing a Textbook Affordability Committee

New Webinar: Community Colleges and Solving Escalating Textbook Costs

Innovation in Higher Education at ACE Conference 2015

New White Paper: Reducing Textbook Costs Through an Online Bookstore

Akademos To Operate Northwestern College Online Bookstore

Webinar Materials: Win Back Students & Recapture Bookstore Sales

Webinar: How Your College Bookstore Can Reduce Textbook Costs

The $4 Billion Hidden Cost of College Textbooks

Webinar Registration: How Your Bookstore Can Win Back Students & Recapture Sales

Reducing Textbook Costs Webinar Materials Available 

New Addition to the Akademos Team

What Can Be Learned From UMass Amherst’s Decision To Select Amazon

Akademos Saved Students over $10 Million in Textbook Costs in 2014

High Cost of College Textbooks and Course Materials Top Concern for Students

Is Your College Bookstore Losing Textbook Sales?

How College Bookstores Can Stop Losing Students

Roanoke College Adopts Innovative Online Bookstore Solution

Webinar: How to Implement an Integrated Online Bookstore and Reduce Textbook Costs

John Jay Colleges Discusses Their Online Bookstore Success

Webinar: Key Considerations for Transitioning to an Online Bookstore

Webinar: Supercharge Student Engagement Through Mobile Platforms

Akademos Awards Nine Textbook Scholarships

New Additions to the Akademos Sales Team

In Case You Missed It: NACUBO Session Wrap-Up

Coming Soon to NACUBO: How to Implement a Bookstore 'Marketplace' Model

TextbookX Launches Second Annual Scholarship Contest

Lower the Cost of College Operations: Ideas on Preparing for Digital Textbook Delivery

Laboure College's use of Akademos Virtual Bookstore Featured in Business Officer Magazine

Davenport Students Save $550,000 In First Term

New Student PIRGs Survey Confirms High Textbook Costs Impact Course Selection and Student Success

Webinar: How to Implement an Online Bookstore & Reduce Textbook Costs

Learn how to lower textbook costs while increasing student and faculty satisfaction at your school bookstore

Ed Tech Friends in Open Places: OERs Plan to Reduce Textbook Costs

CT Lieutenant Governor Wyman and Senator Duff Visit Akademos Headquarters

Does Bigger Mean Better in the College Bookstore Business?

Congratulations to Board Member Eric Fingerhut

Breaking News: GAO Releases HEOA Textbook Affordability Provision Report

Should College Bookstores Continue To Sell Books?

Why Students are Leaving the College Bookstore (According to College CFOs)

College CFO Survey on Textbooks in Bookstores

Welcome to Textbook Affordability Month

How the Fiscal Cliff will Affect Colleges

Interesting Education News Tidbits

Hurricane Relief for Students' Textbooks

Infographic: Students Want OER and eBooks

The eTextbook Bust

The Battle for Higher Ed's Future: Wall Streeters v. Academics (Point, Academics)

Embracing The Future: Free College Textbooks

In Response to Debt Collector's Cashing in on Student Loan Roundup

In Response to Luke Thomas' The Textbook Industry & Greed

The Changing Landscape for Bookstore Services

Stop the Presses! College Debt is now Affecting the Upper-Middle Class

How Do College Bookstores Survive?

Is the word "Textbook" obsolete?

Amazon, Apple, and the Priority of the Platform

The Textbook is not the Holy Grail

Why Apple’s Textbook Initiative Still hasn’t Solved the Problem of Cost

A Threshold Year For eBooks; eTextbooks…not so much

Open Education Conference Presentation

Should OER Be Free?

Constructively Disruptive: Digital Distribution and the New Model for Educational Content

Backlists, Bestsellers, and eCommerce: How the Recent History of Publishing Has Set the Conditions for Digital Distribution

Course Materials in the Age of Digital Distribution

A Textbook Rental Program Like No Other

Customization and the (Part-time) Educator

HEOA: Triumph of the Alternative

Tablets and Textbooks

Textbooks and Their (Dis)Contents

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