textbooks http://northernpublicradio.org en Selling back college textbooks can be frustrating http://northernpublicradio.org/post/selling-back-college-textbooks-can-be-frustrating <p>As college courses wrap up&nbsp;for the year, college&nbsp;students are trying to&nbsp;get the best prices for&nbsp;their used textbooks.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Some textbooks&nbsp;will be updated, and&nbsp;students will not get a penny&nbsp;for those. Others may be&nbsp;damaged or missing&nbsp;portions.&nbsp; Nothing for those either.&nbsp;</p><p>Increasingly, students are&nbsp;going online to&nbsp;buy and sell or opting for a cheaper&nbsp;upfront cost for an <a href="http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2011/08/etextbooks-2/" target="_blank">electronic version </a>of the course material. Fri, 18 May 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Jenna Dooley 11514 at http://northernpublicradio.org Selling back college textbooks can be frustrating