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Textbook Buying and Renting

Published 05/21/2012 and rated Ratingstars5 5 out of 5 stars
by Jess Meli
What can you use the app for?

eCampus .com enables people get access quickly to textbook by either buying or renting the textbooks. It is an easy way of acquiring cheap textbooks because many of these books are used or gently used. Those who want to purchase books can look for a textbook by using the search box provided by the application. The users can enter the ISBN details of the textbook. Other ways of searching for a textbook include by entering the textbook's title or the name if the textbook's author. Users can determine whether they want to buy or rent the book and they can then go ahead and acquire the textbooks. After acquiring and using the textbook, the user can return the book when the rental period is up or sell the textbook if they choose to do so.

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What is the history and popularity of the app?

The eCampus application has been in existence for some time and its online presence dates back to 1999. Users may call or chat with customer support when needed. With the constant need to acquire textbooks, the eCampus program or application is highly popular because it generates a way to save money by buying used textbooks and also provides a way to get rid of textbooks after the user has finished with them.

What are the differences to other apps?

The benefit of the eCampus application is its popularity and the ability to easily search for a text book. This separates it from other applications that try to sell used products. Also, the eCampus application focuses majorly on used textbooks.

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How does the web app look and feel to use?

The application does look somewhat busy with all the section fully impacted by text or some information. However, it is still possible for users to find the information they need. The important search box for looking for the textbook is boldly displayed across the main screen.

How does the registration process work?

To use the eCampus application, users need to register for an account. The account requires a username and a password. Once an account is created, users can log into their account to begin using the application. Users are also able to log in through their Facebook accounts.

What does it cost to use the application?

There are no costs for using the eCampus application. However, users have to pay for th ebooks they order through the website. There are also textbook shipping costs that could be added to the total cost of the purchase or rental.

Who would you recommend the application to?

Students, especially those taking many courses, will find eCampus particularly useful because school courses constantly require access to textbook. However, after textbooks have been used or the course is over, the textbooks are usually no longer needed. Hence, eCampus provides a way through which people needing textbooks can buy the textbooks and also get rid of the textbooks when they do not need the book afterwards.

  • Users can rent or buy textbooks
  • They can also return textbooks or sell them
  • Users can search for textbooks by using specific information
  • eCampus also features other items including DVDs
  • Popular textbook rental information is provided

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