This article uses some of the information provided here: The Biggest Educational Publishers
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Numerous times we covered stories about reselling, donating, or recycling used textbooks. But do you know where do these books come from? We decided to tell you about the largest publishers who provide textbooks for university courses all over the country: they are responsible for deciding on the structure of the course, for creating the layout of the textbooks, and for distributing them. In total, there are 310 “General Education” publishers in the USA. Among them, there are 5 most prominent companies that stand out in the publishing industry. Below we will cover them in more detail.
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This is an issue a lot of students might have experienced countless times. It can be really frustrating trying to remember that book you read in your childhood about the kid whose family moved to a new estate and had to fight off magical creatures that all want a journal he found containing info about all the mythical creatures (FWI: The Spiderwick Chronicles), or a particular textbook you came across in high school that perfectly explained the laws of quantum physics. But hey, don’t lose hope of finding that book just yet! There are various ways to help you with your search.
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If you are a book lover like me or a student, the chances are that you have large stockpiles of books lying around your house which you no longer find useful and want to get rid of. You might want to give them away for a good cause, sell them for some quick cash or just plan on making some space in your shelves; no matter why you want to do it, there are many ways to get rid of your old books.
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It’s study time! Midterms, finals, and tests are waiting to be passed, and all of them require a ton of materials for preparation.
However, we’re sure that you know that all these textbooks cost way too much. And it’s quite sad that they will be just sitting on your shelf. We are happy to provide an opportunity to get rid of them — for cash! Selling college books after the term is over is one of the most certain ways to earn money as a student.
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Our app is now available on both Android and iOS devices.
It’s extremely easy to use – simply load the app and follow these steps:
- Scan book’s barcode with your smartphone’s camera (or type the ISBN into the field)
- Get instant buyback quotes and add them to your order
- Click on the item to change quantity and condition
- Checkout using your BooksRun account or by creating a new account
- Choose your method of payment by check or PayPal
- Sell your books!
Afterwards, you just need to access a printer, print a free shipping label, and drop your package at the nearest post office. You will get paid by check or PayPal within 2 business days after order processing.
Now you may think, why download the BooksRun App for Android or iPhone?
First, it’s a great chance for college students and graduates: you can quickly sell the textbooks you don’t need anymore and get paid in cash. Also, it’s very useful for book scouting as you can instantly quote multiple ISBNs with our barcode scanner in a matter of a few seconds. There are no other requirements except having an smartphone with a camera and a working connection to the internet. No payment for downloads or use included.
You can always contact our support and ask any questions about the apps on BooksRun.com!