Wakefield Research

2018 Wakefield Research

Navigating the course materials marketplace

The hunt for affordable course materials is a complex maze that students must navigate every semester. According to a study conducted by Wakefield Research on behalf of VitalSource, the high cost of textbooks is forcing an overwhelming majority of college students to delay or avoid purchasing required course materials. For more details and findings from the study, see the resources below.

Download the infographic and special report detailing the key findings of this year's VitalSource-Wakefield study.