Publishers Dive Into Ebook Waters With Release Of Digital College Textbooks This Spring And Summer

January 2001
Educational Marketer;01/15/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on several college publishers that are launching electronic books as alternatives to print textbooks.


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