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Student-centered guide to assist students in using different resources for acquiring textbooks, from ILL to OER options.

Weighing your textbook options

Seller Pros Cons
Online Bookstore at Millersville University Right book Possibly cost, except now they have a "price match" guarantee
Online vendor Used copies more readily available Longer arrival time, easier to order wrong book
Free website Free, easy to access Hard to find the right version of what you need, harder to read
EZ Borrow Free Short borrowing period, hard to renew


How to buy used & new textbooks online

McNairy Library does not officially endorse any of these providers. We are facilitating access to information.  As information consumers, students are responsible for comparison-shopping and evaluating their options.

How to make use of free-web sources

How to borrow textbooks from other libraries


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