May 10, 2023 | by Kelly Johnston |

Making College More Affordable for All Students: The Key Role of Libraries and Open Educational Resources in Equitable Access

Libraries have a long history of providing access to information and resources for all, and they are well-positioned to play a leading role in making textbooks more affordable. This is why one of the important components of a successful equitable access textbook program is the library - Here’s how:

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March 20, 2023 | by Raj Kaji |

The Next Chapter for Akademos

I am excited to share the news that Akademos has been acquired by VitalSource, a global leader in digital course content distribution and learning platforms.

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March 15, 2023 | by Shea Brazill |

York College of Pennsylvania Increases Transparency and Affordability

York College of Pennsylvania, a private college located between Baltimore, MD and Philadelphia, PA recently partnered with online bookstore provider, Akademos, to help drive down costs for students and increase overall transparency. 

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March 8, 2023 | by Kelly Johnston |

Women and Education: Celebrating International Women's Day

Two words that didn’t always go together, especially when discussing higher education. Two words that still don’t in many countries around the world. I am grateful that this job I chose almost 5 years ago lets me support women and their education every day. So on this International Women’s Day, I say, let’s get a little louder and continue this important conversation.

The importance of supporting the education of women and girls
Education is essential for personal growth, economic development, and social progress. However, in many parts of the world, girls and women face significant barriers to accessing education.

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February 22, 2023 | by Shea Brazill |

Three Ways to Drive Down Costs for your Students

Are you looking for alternative affordability solutions for your students? When it comes to textbooks and course materials, access and affordability matter. 
Drive down costs and increase student success with one or ALL of these solutions: 

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February 14, 2023 | by Shea Brazill |

SUNY Fredonia Prioritizing Student Success with Akademos Partnership

The State University of New York at Fredonia joins SUNY system schools SUNY Polytechnic and SUNY Clinton Community College as partners of Akademos. The four-year, public institution, located approximately an hour from the city of Buffalo is known for its world-renowned School of Music and over 100 liberal arts, natural and social sciences, education, mathematics, and business programs. 

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