SOURCE: BookRenter


January 11, 2010 11:33 ET

BookRenter Gives Students Huge Savings and Outstanding Textbook Rental Experience by Offering Largest Selection and Fastest Shipping in the Industry

96% of College Textbooks Guaranteed in Stock With Access to More Than 3,000,000 Titles

Free Premium Shipping on All Orders for a Limited Time; Nearly All Books Available for Next-Day Shipping

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - January 11, 2010) - BookRenter (, the leading online textbook company, today announced that it now offers the largest, most complete catalog of textbooks available online. After cementing electronic relationships with five of the six largest book companies, BookRenter now offers more than three million unique textbook titles with an almost endless supply of every book in demand. This ensures that students can rent every textbook they need at one site for up to 75% off the retail price, effectively saving them thousands of dollars over the course of their education.

Additionally, BookRenter announced that it now ships textbooks faster than any other company, with almost all textbooks available for next-day shipping and delivery dates guaranteed. And, just in time for the start of second semester, BookRenter now offers free premium shipping on all books for a limited time, saving students more money and solidifying BookRenter as the industry service leader.

"Building upon our reputation as having the highest quality of service in the textbook industry, we have elevated our offering yet again by essentially ensuring that every student at every campus across the country can receive any textbook they need within a few days at a fraction of the retail price," said Mehdi Maghsoodnia, chief executive officer of BookRenter. "This is all part of our mission to make the process of obtaining textbooks and other educational content as affordable and easy as possible for all students."

By leveraging multiple partnerships, BookRenter has become the only true one-stop shop for textbook rentals in the industry. With more than three million titles and 130 million units at the company's immediate disposal, including many hard to find titles, students can be assured that they are getting their books from the most comprehensive source of textbooks online. Additionally, because 96% of textbooks priced over $25 are guaranteed to be in stock, students no longer have to worry about whether they can get the textbooks they need when they need them.

As always, students who rent textbooks through BookRenter can choose between five different rental periods, the most flexible in the industry, so that their books are available for the duration that best meets their needs. And if a student is not completely satisfied with his or her book, BookRenter will quickly replace it. No other textbook company can match the service, catalog, and shipping options provided by BookRenter.

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About BookRenter

BookRenter launched in 2008 and is dedicated to making education more affordable by allowing students to rent textbooks for up to 75% off the retail price. BookRenter's innovative pricing and operating systems provide students with the best price, highest quality books, and most flexible rental experience available today. Currently carrying over 3 million titles and serving thousands of students on over 5,000 U.S. campuses, BookRenter is one of the fastest growing startups in Silicon Valley, growing at over 300% each year. BookRenter, with offices in Campbell, California, is a private company that is funded by prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firms. To learn more about how to use BookRenter for all of your textbook needs, please visit

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