What are we paying for when adding a book to our shopping cart? In other words, how much is a book worth? Some textbooks are priced over 100$, while others are sold for a price ten times less. So there should be a secret component that determines the price of a book (no, it’s not publishers’ greediness, although sometimes, it is actually the case). So what is it? Knowing the value and market price of a book will help you buy books cheaply and save on items like textbooks, whose prices are artificially high.Read more > “How Much Is a Book Worth? Know the Answer and Buy Books Cheaply”
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We have become quite conscious about the impact of our daily activities on the ecosystem: we are trying to implement new ways to reduce our footprint, plastic usage, natural resource extraction, and so on. But what is the situation with sustainable book publishing? Are books and college textbooks sustainable at all? Or should we all switch to digital alternatives?Read more > “Sustainable Book Publishing: How to Print and Read Eco-Friendly”
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How’s the academic year rolling? We’ve been talking a lot about used books and how profitable it is to sell college books back. But how does it work in reality? Can one really save money on textbooks? Let’s have a look at real numbers from the last year—they talk for themselves.
Everyone knows how hard it can be to prepare for exams in subjects where a lot of memorization is required. We all remember those kids at school who would dedicate all their time to studying. Can you recall their nicknames as well? Book worms! They would usually succeed better than anyone else in the class in those subjects that required a lot of reading! Many people believed that these kids had superior talents to other classmates, but they could not have been more mistaken.Read more > “Best Memorization Tips For Every Learning Style”
(Buy and Sell textbooks for the same price)
It’s a common fact that a lot of students are not so eager to spend a lot of money on textbooks, especially on textbooks that they know they’ll need for just one semester. That’s why as students, we’ve been able to find easy ways out of this dilemma in which we end up not having to spend a fortune on textbooks. The Internet is a very helpful tool that has provided us with various means of solving our book problems; such as textbook rental, buying used hand-me-downs, comparing online prices, as well as the famous buyback services that are offered by Booksrun as well. The outrageously high prices of textbooks, as well as education fees, have caused students to try to save as much money as they can by buying and selling used college books.Read more > “Cheap Textbooks and How to get Textbooks for Free”
As a regular student most of the time you are in the position when you need money to cover up your running costs at the college or to save up some money for vacation traveling. One of the simplest options to earn extra cash available to you as a student is to sell your textbooks to marketplaces and buyback companies. Now it is quite a popular service and a lot of students have heard about it.Read more > “Best Time To Sell Your Textbooks”
It’s not such a big secret that publishers keep making new editions of popular textbook titles every single year, but apparently, some books never go out of fashion as they keep holding the top places in our sales rankings. Most of them are required basics in such courses as Anatomy & Physiology, Sociology, Calculus, etc., and serve as an introduction to the world of other specialized subjects.Read more > “Top 6 Textbooks to Buy in 2021”
Selling your textbooks this October? Make sure you have discovered our new BooksRun coupon code!
Simply use the code COLUMBUS16 while you’re making a buyback order and get an extra 7%. The offer is valid until 10/19/2016.Read more > “Discover Columbus Day Coupon for Your Textbooks!”