July 21, 2011 | In: Articles

Find Affordable Textbooks

Nowadays, textbooks are so dear. Textbooks get heavier each year and their prices are impossible. According to studies, students spend about $700 to $1000 for books every year. While there are some online institutions that offer a free of charge virtual curriculum, many online colleges require their students to purchase traditional books that cost a lot.

Nonetheless, there are ways to find affordable textbooks and mostly you can find them online. Check out virtual libraries that have reference material for free. Although most textbooks are not likely to be available online, you can opt for hundreds of older ones with expired copyrights online. There are some sites that provide link to hundreds of affordable textbooks or even for free. These textbooks you can download or view them on your desktop or any portable device.

Another option where you can get textbooks for free is to look for a student who has purchased the book the previous semester. Some materials can be found in the library. When ordering textbooks from an online source, it could take some time to find the best deal and your order to be process, so consider making an order ahead of time, about a month or even two.  Keep in mind that finding affordable or free textbooks require time and effort but all worth it.

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