Every dollar is vital in college, if there are used textbooks in good condition, you do not need to buy a new ones. Money saved on textbooks is money you can spend on your other academic needs. Proper money management is an essential part of academic success. A textbook whether new or used serves the same function; it is to study.
When the semester ends, you no longer need it, not unless you like to collect them, which leads to the next point; selling your text books. When your textbooks are no longer required, you should sell them, not only do you earn some extra cash, you also make available cheaper textbooks for other students, which at the same time makes it possible for them to pursue and achieve academic success.
There are varieties of ways that to sell your textbook, you may sell it at your college’s bookstore, or privately to another student, and you may also sell it online if it is a particularly expensive book; you get more value for it online. There is no need holding on to what you do not need, especially if you are going to end up discarding it way. Those who sold their textbooks the previous semester made it possible for you to get a bargain and therefore carry on your academics; do the same. Academic success is excelling in your studies, and academic excellence is helping others to attain academic success; be an academically successful and excellent student.