The Future Of Textbooks Is Digital


As the cost of digital hardware such as netbooks and tablets falls the increase in digital textbooks is more likely, especially for schools were supply hundreds or thousands of books is simply impractical due to cost and storage.

Therefore, the rise of digital textbooks is likely to have an effect on publishers, but only in the sense that they will not be selling physical books; because of course, they will still have the publishing rights to the titles.

This means that it will be the actual business of book manufacturing that suffers as this interesting infographic by shows.

Source [Buzzniss]