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Collecting textbooks for college affordability Open Access Deposited

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The escalating price of textbooks is a significant concern for undergraduate students. Top Textbooks at GW Libraries, launched as a pilot program in fall 2017, acquires 1-2 copies of required textbooks for high-enrollment undergraduate courses with expensive materials and places them on reserve. This presentation explores the impact of bringing textbooks into the library as a way to address college affordability.

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