“Akadémos is an innovator in developing solutions that allow universities to reduce costs and provide value for their students,” said Alan Martin, CEO of Campus Book Rentals. “We’re thrilled to be Akadémos’ new exclusive book rental provider."
Norwalk, CT and Ogden, UT (PRWEB) April 03, 2012
Akademos, Inc., a leading provider of integrated online bookstores and marketplaces to educational institutions, announced today that it has formed an exclusive partnership with Campus Book Rentals, a leading provider of low-cost textbooks rentals, to enhance the availability of rental options for Akadémos’ schools and their students.
Through the agreement, Campus Book Rentals will serve as the exclusive textbook rental source and broaden Akademos’ offerings, in terms of providing affordable textbook solutions to the higher education marketplace.
“Campus Book Rentals has an impressive record in lowering textbook costs and an impeccable reputation for customer service,” said John Squires, CEO of Akademos. “Our platform is built for the needs of educators with tools for easy course and textbook assignment together with secure ecommerce and financial aid management. We’re delighted to now expand our services by integrating into our marketplace a leader in the rental industry.”
“Akademos is an innovator in developing solutions that allow universities to reduce costs and provide value for their students,” said Alan Martin, CEO of Campus Book Rentals. “We’re thrilled to be Akadémos’ new exclusive book rental provider and look forward to delivering exceptional value and service for Akadémos’ customers.”
The new partnership will increase Akademos’ inventory and provide more options to college students. Campus Book Rentals estimates that 20 percent of college textbooks are now rented.
Akademos offers a turnkey virtual bookstore and marketplace for small and midsized schools. Its advanced technology, comprehensive supply-chain solution, and commitment to responsive personal service make it a leader in providing affordable course materials and digital learning tools for schools. Students can choose new, used, marketplace, rental, and eBooks while schools can reduce costs and enjoy greater operating efficiency. Akademos delivers the right course materials, at an affordable price, on time. Learn more at http://www.Akademos.com and http://www.texbookx.com.
About Campus Book Rentals
Campus Book Rentals is a leading independent provider of textbook rentals, providing a flexible, convenient and economical alternative to buying textbooks for price-conscious students. Named by Forbes as one of “America’s Most Promising Companies,” Campus Book Rentals is a preeminent online destination for rental textbooks and one of the largest providers of rental solutions to the college bookstore market. Founded in August 2007, Campus Book Rentals serves customers at nearly 6,000 colleges nationwide. For more information, visit http://www.campusbookrentals.com.
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