Discounted, used books may be hard to come by in coming years as school administrators look into digital options for course material. Photo by Sharon Armstrong.

The Cost of Going Digital: Are Textbooks Dead?

San Antonio college students, college textbook stores owners and the Alamo Community College District are apparently heading for a collision this year due to the recent approval by Alamo College trustees of what the San Antonio Express-News calls a “controversial approach to bringing instructional materials” to students.