Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday September 19, 2016

Colleges Give Up On Bookstores, Send Students To Amazon

Sending students to Amazon for books actually makes sense considering that's where most of them have been going anyway. Buying books on campus is horribly expensive and, not only is Amazon cheaper, they have Amazon Pickup Points all over the place now too.

Their reporter also found some confused freshmen trying to go textbook shopping. The school bookstore is still the best place to get branded t-shirts and serves as an on-campus convenience store, but Stony Brook and other schools have partnered with Amazon to be their official textbook provider.