IU Southeast Bookstore offers cheaper textbooks, rental option

23rd June 2010

NEW ALBANY, IN (June 17, 2010) – Beginning this fall, students will get the chance to keep a little money in their wallets.

Indiana University and Barnes & Noble reached an agreement to lower textbook prices for new books at campus bookstores. In addition, the IU Southeast Bookstore is beginning a textbook rental program on select titles. This new program will save students 50 percent over the cost of buying a new book.

A full list of the rentable books is available at www.ius.bncollege.com. Currently, the bookstore has accepted 121 titles and the list is still growing.   All forms of payment are accepted, however, a credit card number must be kept on file. Normal use and highlighting and writing are permitted. The rentals must be turned in no more than 10 days after finals.

For more information, contact the IU Southeast Bookstore at (812) 941-2250.