Pay per view digital textbooks for $5 or less. Students pay per use and save hundreds while publishers reclaim millions in lost revenue.
Platform for college students to rent ebooks in 24-hour increments per realized demand. If a course requires regular textbook usage, money spent on rental is discounted from a conversion to full purchase. Problem: college students are collectively swamped in $1trillion debt. Textbook prices have risen at 4X inflation while its roll is minimized in the classroom. Over 50% of publishers' market is lost to the "secondary book market".