Comments on: Netflix model spreads to college textbooks Where media and technology meet Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:48:25 +0000 hourly 1 By: jerryattulsa Fri, 19 Nov 2010 16:53:17 +0000 Actually Rental is still expensive. The true way to solve the problem is buying those alternative version. I use to purchase international edition textbooks last semesters and save up to 75% of total cost! and yes, it is legal to do that .Those books have the same contents and only difference is softcover , yeah I know the softcover is softcover but who cares, I really want to save and I gonna tell my friends about this.