Make Money from Textbooks

Make Money from Textbooks

As any student will know, textbooks can be both essential and annoying. While they may be vital for the information that they convey, they can be expensive to purchase. Many learning institutions make it compulsory to have access to certain set texts when studying, and when students want to achieve the best results and be sure that they have the right learning materials, being able to rely on your textbooks can be as much a part of student life as attending seminars or writing essays.

Exchange used textbooks for cash

There are essentially two options when need to purchase a textbook – you can either buy it new or you can buy it second hand. While the new textbooks will likely be in a better condition, they can often be sold at exorbitant prices. For students, dealing with these high costs can be one of the most difficult aspects of studying. If you decide to purchase a book second hand, you will likely be facing a lower cost, but there is no guarantee as to the condition of the item. If you are worried about high costs however, there are steps you can take to find yourself some extra pennies to put towards new textbooks…

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Sell books using our app

If you want a fast, secure way to sell your books, the best thing to do is to download the We Buy Books app. All you need to do is go to your app store, download the app, open it up and use our handy barcode scanner to get an instant cash price. We’re available on Android and Apple.

Sell used textbooks the easy way

By selling your pricey textbook after you have finished with it, you lessen the financial impact of the original purchase. But once you have taken the decision to make money from your textbooks, the biggest challenge you face will be getting the best deal.

For students, having to navigate these tricky waters is often a chore that can get in the way of other studies and activities. If you are looking for the easiest way in which to get a great deal on your old books, WeBuyBooks may be the best option for you.

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A simple, step-by-step process

All you need to do is visit our site and enter the ISBN number of the textbook you wish to sell. Our system can search using this information, retrieving the details for the particular book in question. You then let us know about the condition of the items and we’ll make an offer. If you’re happy with this offer, you can print off one of our prepaid postage labels, package the books and send them straight to us. Once completed, you have the cash to spend on new textbooks for a new course, or on anything else you please.

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So if you’re looking to make money from used textbooks, head over to our selling basket now! If you’d like more information the service we offer then feel free to send us an email on or get in touch on social media.

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