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IUSB Bookstore plans to remain open for in-person business

By: Alyssa Foster The IU South Bend Bookstore will remain open on limited hours for the rest of the semester.  While classes have converted to an entirely online schedule, the IU South Bend Bookstore will remain open to students in order to collect rental returns. Rentals for the Fall Semester are due on Dec. 19.

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Heavy textbook cost has university weighing new options

By: CHRISTINA CLARK Staff Writer clark66@umail.iu.edu The burden of textbook costs shouldered by students is a sticking point as each semester begins. It can dampen the studious excitement when a student finds out that he or she has a required text that could break the bank, so to speak. Craig Finlay, scholarly communication librarian for

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Textbook prices send students online to shop for books

By: ALICIA FLORES Staff Writer aaflores@umail.iu.edu Long lines during the first week of classes may indicate many students continue to buy textbooks from the campus bookstore, but as students continue their education, they look for better deals online due to the high costs. “I started renting from Amazon because it’s cheaper,” sophomore Joel Rangel said.

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