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After guiding hundreds of schools through the transition to an Online Bookstore since 1992, we have fulfillment down to a science. We ship more than 3.4 million copies annually with a 99.9% order accuracy rate, carry more than 370,000 digital titles and have a state of the art distribution center to support your program as it evolves. We are constantly researching new ways to deliver relevant content, to help change student outcomes for the better. This means that we can tailor the right solution for any Higher Education or K-12 program, no matter how much the landscape changes.
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Print Vs. Digital Course Materials
“Print is dead.”
“Digital will never last.”
Everyone has an opinion about the print vs. digital debate. Facts and figures can be quoted for both sides, making a compelling argument for each. The cost of print can be too much for students to shoulder. Retention is harder to achieve with digital. Back and forth, the argument can go on forever because the truth is neither platform is inherently bad or good. Both have unique pros and cons that make the decision about which one to choose nearly impossible.