January 07, 2010 10:25 ET

Textbook Price Comparison Tool, Saves Time and Money for College Students

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwire - January 7, 2010) - compares prices of millions of textbooks instantly, searching hundreds of web vendors for the lowest prices. With the cost of textbooks on the rise, makes the purchasing process of used, rental or ebooks quick and easy.

Launched in December of 2009, will serve as a one-stop shopping utility that will keep money in students' pockets. The site uses the latest technology available to search the Internet for textbook prices. It will also feature the option to sell textbooks by listing the top buyback offers given by various reputable merchants.

"We developed Textbook Spy so that it will be easy for everyone to use. Shoppers can compare buying and selling prices of textbooks instantly, eliminating the frustration of searching in stores or online," said Matt Stewart, developer of "The site makes students aware of all of the options available to them."

About delivers textbook prices instantly by searching hundreds of stores by using dedicated API technology. Stores include Barnes & Noble, Amazon,, Alibris, and many more. The website launched in December 2009 and plans to be the top comparison tool for college students nationwide.

For more information about Textbook Spy, please visit