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Oct 04, 2012, 10:00 ET

Publishers And Google Reach Agreement

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) and Google today announced a settlement agreement that will provide access to publishers'...

Oct 03, 2012, 11:52 ET

This Road to "Free" is Paved with Misinformation

There's no such thing as a "free" textbook, although one organization is trying to sell that concept. The 20 Million Minds Foundation, a group...

Aug 09, 2011, 09:40 ET

New Publishing Industry Survey Details Strong Three-Year Growth in Net Revenue, Units

"BookStats" Also Examines Trends in Print and Digital Formats, Sales Distribution Channels BookStats, the deepest, most comprehensive statistical...

Jan 24, 2011, 11:33 ET

New E-Textbooks Help Students Save an Average of $60 Per Title

Newly released statistics from digital course materials provider, CourseSmart.com, show that college students returning to classes this January can...

Oct 15, 2010, 17:11 ET

U.S. Textbook Publishers: California Could Reduce College Dropouts, Save Millions in State Funds by Utilizing Technology

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) pledged to continue its collaboration with California's higher education community to help students...

Oct 15, 2010, 17:07 ET

U.S. Textbook Publishers: Texas Could Reduce College Dropouts, Save Millions in State Funds by Utilizing Technology

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) pledged to continue its collaboration with the higher education community in Texas to help students...

Oct 15, 2010, 17:06 ET

U.S. Textbook Publishers: New York Could Reduce College Dropouts, Save Millions in State Funds by Utilizing Technology

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) pledged to continue its collaboration with the New York higher education community to help students...

Oct 13, 2010, 10:00 ET

Association of American Publishers Highlights How Technology Helps to Address College Dropout Crisis

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) pledged to continue its collaboration with the higher education community to help students and...

Sep 15, 2010, 12:33 ET

New Agreement Simplifies Access to Textbooks for Disabled Students at California Community Colleges

California community college students with disabilities such as blindness and dyslexia now have quicker and easier access to alternative college...

Sep 09, 2010, 12:50 ET

New Statewide Agreements in Three States Improve Access to Textbooks for Disabled College Students

Students with disabilities such as blindness and dyslexia at hundreds of colleges and universities in three states now have quicker and easier...

Sep 09, 2010, 12:35 ET

New Agreement Improves Access to Textbooks for Disabled College Students at 61 Ohio Colleges and Universities

Students with disabilities such as blindness and dyslexia at 61 Ohio colleges and universities now have quicker and easier access to alternative...

Sep 09, 2010, 12:31 ET

New Agreement Improves Access to Textbooks for Disabled Students at 50 Georgia Colleges and Universities

College students with disabilities such as blindness and dyslexia at 50 Georgia colleges and universities now have quicker and easier access to...

Aug 26, 2010, 14:52 ET

Publishers Offer Expanded Savings to College Students Through Digital and Other Low-Cost Options

Students will have more low-cost textbook and course material options as they return to college and university campuses. From e-textbooks to online...

Jan 04, 2010, 10:00 ET

A Wealth of Choices for Returning Students

This January, when students head back to class something will be different. They will still return to their dorm rooms, reunite with friends...

May 12, 2008, 01:00 ET

AAP, Borders, Las Comadres Announce Launch of First National Latino Book Club

NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Las Comadres, the national Latina organization, in cooperation with the Association of American...

Apr 24, 2008, 01:00 ET

Publishers, Booksellers, Librarians Partner to Kick Off Latino Books Month

NEW YORK, April 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrations featuring beloved radio personalities, bestselling authors and scholars, parents,...

Apr 16, 2008, 01:00 ET

Publishers Take Action Against Georgia State University Copyright Infringement

ATLANTA, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A group of publishers late yesterday filed suit in federal court to stop widespread copyright...

May 31, 2007, 01:00 ET

AAP Reviews Proposed Solutions in ACSFA Textbook Report

WASHINGTON, May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance (ACSFA) report issued today, Turn the Page: Making...

May 17, 2007, 01:00 ET

ACT Report Confirms High School Graduates Unready for College-Level Study

WASHINGTON, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to "Rigor at Risk: Reaffirming Quality in the High School Core Curriculum," the report issued on...

Sep 14, 2006, 01:00 ET

College Freshmen Increasingly Unprepared

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- More than half (55 percent) of college instructors say this year's entering freshmen are not ready for...

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