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Student textbook purchasing: the hidden cost of time

When students search for their assigned textbooks, they try to find bargains. They scour the used and rental markets for the cheapest prices or use their library or their friends to borrow and copy. In surveying students about their textbook purchasing habits, I found that most students visited multiple stores or websites, but those who purchased textbooks ultimately only purchased from the campus bookstore/bookstore website or...

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