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University of Great Falls Partners with Akademos To Lower Textbook Cost

Akademos' online bookstore solution will offer UGF students significant savings on textbooks while enabling faculty to easily evaluate and adopt low-cost textbook and course material options Image result for university of great falls

University of Great Falls (UGF) has joined Akademos' fast-growing list of partner schools. University of Great Falls, a private, Roman Catholic, liberal arts university based in Great Falls, Montana, offers associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees through both onsite and distance learning.Starting Spring 2017, UGF students can shop for textbooks in new, used, rental and eBook formats on any device using a custom-branded version of the mobile-optimized Akademos online bookstore. Students can save an average of 60% off the list price of their textbooks and course materials using Akademos’ exclusive marketplace of over 18MM unique titles.

eBook Available: Future-Proof Your College Bookstore

New eBook provides valuable insights on bookstore models that address and TEST ebook.jpgsupport textbook textbook affordability, accessibility and student success.

Today, we announced the release of an exciting new eBook highlighting bookstore models that help institutions better meet the growing student demands for lower-cost textbooks and course materials, more choice and greater convenience. The eBook uncovers new insights on the future of college bookstores and strategies that can effectively compete with low-cost third party websites and support an institution’s transition to digital learning materials.
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BCCC Selects Akademos to Operate Online Bookstore and Marketplace

The Akademos online bookstore and marketplace will offer BCCC students significant savings on textbooks and course materials while providing the convenience of anytime, anywhere orderingBeaufort County Community College Akademos

Beaufort County Community College (BCCC) has joined Akademos' fast-growing list of partner schools. BCCC, a public institution based in Washington, North Carolina, provides associate degree, diploma, certificate and continuing education programs for Arts and Sciences, Business/Industry and Allied Health. These programs are designed to help students transfer to a four-year college or go directly into the workforce, as well as serve individuals that simply wish to advance their skills.
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Akademos Launches Curriculum Development Services for College Faculty

Our partnership with NobleStream provides faculty with individual consultations for the selection of innovative, low-cost textbooks and course materials. 

Akademos_Curriculum_Services_logo.jpgAkademos Curriculum Development Services™ provides faculty with personal consultations on new learning models and course material choices that support faculty and student success by improving access to alternative, low-cost options.

Webinar Materials: Proven Strategies for Addressing Textbook Affordability

We've received a lot of positive feedback from college and university administrators who Davenport University and Roanoke College Provide Insight on Proven Strategies for Addressing Textbook Affordability
attended Tuesday's webinar 
on proven strategies for addressing textbook affordability and bookstore services. The event featured an insightful discussion with Davenport University and Roanoke College about how they've used new college bookstore strategies to lower textbook costs, improve bookstore sales and increase student satisfaction.

Webinar: Proven Strategies for Addressing Textbook Affordability

Registration is now open for a new webinar featuring two progressive institutions, Related imageDavenport Univerity and Roanoke College, that have successfully used new strategies to lower textbook costs, improve bookstore sales and increase student satisfaction.

Our webinar, Proven Strategies for Addressing Textbook Affordabilityon August 9 from 2:00-3:00 PM EST, will review insights from our recent college student survey on course material purchasing behavior & online bookstore services.

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