[Irtalk] A Survey of College Students Reminds Us Why eBooks Haven't Taken Over ⋆ The Digital Reader

Hilton Gibson hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Tue Dec 23 19:37:53 SAST 2014

*Digital textbooks are great, right up until you need to have several of
them open at once.* The issues are only heightened by the fact that most
textbook titles can't be borrowed from the library as ebooks, meaning that
a student would have to buy them (again, market constraints). Once you
begin to actually use a digital textbook, it's pretty clear why print is
more useful.

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