More University of Calgary students bought and sold used textbooks online this December than ever before. Currently, two websites allow U of C students to post and view free used book classifieds. The student-run textbookswap.ca, and the U of C Bookstore's site help students sell used books privately.
"There are currently 5,801 books posted on our website," said Brent Beatty, Operations Supervisor at the U of C Bookstore. "There was an increase of 1,200 books since