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Bookstore to undergo changes due to falling sales

De Anza Bookstore

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2019

Academic Senate President Karen Chow announced the De Anza College bookstore faced a net loss of $230,000 with an overall $800,000 down in sales at the Academic Senate meeting on Nov. 18. Chow said one issue causing the loss is that with an influx in courses being available online, students do not...

BOOKSTORE HAS SHORTAGES

BOOKSTORE HAS SHORTAGES

Chau Le

January 27, 2014

Empty bookshelves are driving De Anza College students across the street and online to procure their textbooks this quarter. A combination of East Coast ice storms, winter holidays, and bugs in the Banner online accounting system have left students in short supply, but the bookstore is determined...

De Anza College students prefer bookstore rentals to buyback

De Anza College students prefer bookstore rentals to buyback

Li Wei Shih

January 27, 2014

The De Anza College Bookstore provides students two options for purchasing textbooks. One is to pay the full price for the book and have ownership of it. The other is to rent the book and return it by the end of the quarter. Renting books runs as a cheaper option for most students. “I rent...