Textbooks Are Expensive

How Publishers Set Their Prices

Publishers set list prices based on a variety of factors

  • Hard Costs
    • Author royalties
    • Advertising
    • Editing & printing
    • Handling, storage & freight 
  • Other Factors
    • Demand
    • Declining market share due to illegal downloading, used book sales, textbook rentals

Events Calendar

Monday, August 5, 2019 (All day)

The Bookstore will be closed Monday, August 5 for Heritage Day.