An anonymous survey was sent to the Class of 2016 Facebook Group as well as the Announcements on FirstClass. 78 students have taken the survey out of 228 students who viewed it.
71.4% would rather own their textbooks than renting it.
Online and Umaine bookstore are the most popular places for students on campus to buy or rent their textbooks. This data shows that there’s is likely a chance for the exchanges to take place around campus.