By 2014, nearly 19% of US Textbook Market will be Digital.Check out the infographic for some other interesting stats.
There was a 400% increase in digital textbook sales between 2008-2009
42% of students either bought or at least seen a digital textbook in 2010. That is a 24% increase from 2007.
Digital textbooks are, on average, 53% cheaper than new print books.
Welcome to The CITE -- a blog on Course materials, Innovation, and Technology in Education, created by Mark Nelson and now part of the Publications Department of the National Association of College Stores. CITE is a pun with multiple meanings - referring to cite as in citation, something people reference; site as in location, website, or place people go to; and sight as in foresight or looking ahead to what is coming. Comments, discussion, feedback and ideas are welcome.