“Instead of carrying heavy bulky textbooks, I have them on my tablet, I can study anywhere, anytime, even when I am out at a restaurant, on the plane, toilet, do not even need Internet once I have download them” Medical Student.
Surveys have show than most College and University students believe e-books are more engaging and satisfying in their learning. Most believe it is a good idea for their institutions to provide them with eTextbooks.
“Most people spend most of their time using their phones, so why not develop means to make learning available through phones” UNESCO 2016
E-Textbooks Vs Printed textbooks
1. CHEAPER THAN PRINTED
BECAUSE THEY IS NO
PRINTING COST, WAREHOUSING, BINDING.
2. USE THEM WITH YOU PHONE, TABLET, DESKTOP AND LAPTOP
3. DOWNLOAD AND READ OFFLINE WITHOUT INTERNET.
4. E-BOOKS CANNOT TEAR OR WEAR “NO DOG EARS ON PAGES FOR YOU”
5. GREAT INTERACTIVE FEATURES, HIGHLIGHT, CREATE NOTES & SHARE….