Interesting quote by a prescient analyst about the future of textbooks, in this article in ABC News about the growth of iPad in classrooms.

“Long term, the biggest threat to publishers will be if there’s some kind of major adoption of open access (free course material), meaning there is a change in how college instructors and professors view content,” said Simba analyst Kathy Mickey.

Use of E-Textbooks to Grow With iPads 16 September,2010Tina Barseghian

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