TITLE

College E-Textbooks Will Be Topic Of NACS Annual Conference

PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;01/22/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Previews the February 2001 conference of the National Association of College Stores in Oberlin, Ohio, which will focus on the issue of electronic textbooks and their distribution.
ACCESSION #
4073445

 

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