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2014-03-03 12:25:22

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Content Group's global leader in building, enhancing and delivering e-learning content, today announced that it has acquired the assets of CourseSmart, a leading provider of digital textbooks in the higher education market. "We are pleased to make another investment in higher education and technology with the acquisition of CourseSmart," said John Ingram, Chairman and CEO, Ingram Content Group....

2014-02-28 08:28:26

College Campus marketplace perfect for sale of used college textbooks, tutoring services, and supplies. ATLANTA, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Korkster is a recently-launched website that helps both college students and teachers buy, sell and trade on their school, college or university campus. It aims to provide breakthrough services that are primarily geared towards students. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140228/MN73723) Looking for used college textbooks and...

2014-02-26 23:04:12

Students can take advantage of the ongoing promotion through the end of March and receive a 15% bonus on textbooks. (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Textbook Dollars is one of the leading online businesses that offers cash to college students in exchange for their used textbooks. Now, until the end of March, the offer has become even more lucrative for students in need of supplemental income. In addition to their regular buyback service, Textbook Dollars is offering a 15% cash bonus for all used...

2014-02-26 23:00:14

Interactive, multimedia iBooks Textbooks include student workbooks and teacher editions for grade bands K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Common Sense Media, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families and educators harness the power of technology responsibly, today released its K-12 Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum as a set of 8 free interactive, multimedia iBooks Textbooks, available on iBooks. These iBooks Textbooks...

2014-02-20 23:04:49

College students can get maximum value for their used textbooks by selling them directly to Textbook Dollars. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 The premiere site for college textbook buyback deals, Textbook Dollars, has launched a new campaign to offer high-value buybacks for Accounting and Managerial textbooks. If sutdents have a used textbook from a college course and are looking for a user-friendly way of exchanging the book for cash, Textbook Dollars is a great website to unitize. Buyback...

2014-01-30 16:24:44

OBERLIN, Ohio, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study released today of a statewide effort in Washington to offer free or reduced-cost course materials for the most popular community college courses shows that many students and faculty are not using the materials, despite the potential for substantial cost savings. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31761LOGO) In the survey conducted by OnCampus Research last fall, only 2.8 percent of class sections...

2014-01-23 23:03:57

Event at Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College shines a light on the successful textbook buyback company. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 TextbookDollars.com, a leading online business dedicated to buying back textbooks from college students, held a large event at the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College. The event was named “Giving Back to Future Leaders” and attracted a large number of students who learned about the benefits of doing business with TextbookDollars.com. Additionally, the...

2014-01-14 12:24:39

WebAssign's feature-rich online homework management system adds bestselling mathematics textbooks to its content collection RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, the leading provider of online instructional tools for faculty and students, announced today the addition of two new mathematics titles to its extensive content collection. Calculus, First Edition by Michael Sullivan and Kathleen Miranda and The Basic Practice of Statistics, Sixth Edition by David Moore,...

2014-01-13 16:27:21

Newly released editions span multiple mathematics disciplines and publishers RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, a leader in online learning solutions, has added eighteen new mathematics titles to its extensive textbook collection. The majority of the new question content is supplemented with e-books and student support features such as tutorials and videos. Five different publishing partners are represented in this latest content offering including Cengage Learning,...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.