TOP NEWS Allows College Students To Rent Out Textbooks

A new online, service, RentBack, launched today aimed at helping students make money by renting out their textbooks to other students. The new service--run by CampusBookRentals, an online provider of college textbook rentals based in Provo< Utah--lets users rent out their books to other students, receiving cash, check, or credit towards future rentals. CampusBookRentals said that students can use the service to rent out their books to other students, handled by CampusBookRentals, which will pay students every time their books are rented out and in circulation. CampusBookRentals did not say how much of the rental fee will go back to students, but did say those students will continue to receive payments for as long as those titles are in demand.