Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Baby, I’m (not) worth it: UMass Amazon store not affordable

By Ian Hagerty

September 17, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

This year, the University of Massachusetts decided to close its traditional campus bookstore and replace it with an Amazon-partnered online order and pick-up center. Basically, it’s a store that functions as a hub for students to ord...

Content consumption metamorphosis

By Yaroslav Mikhaylov

February 14, 2011

Filed under Columns

As you are reading this, the bookseller Borders is preparing to file for bankruptcy. Pundits and social critics are already labeling this as a sign of America’s dying reading culture, but they could not be more wrong. The...

Nook vs. Book

By Leah Mandly

September 19, 2010

Filed under Columns

Imagine thousands of books, magazines and other reading material at your fingertips. No paper ink or any pages to turn. No need to even go to the bookstore. With just a few clicks your book is instantly available.  Today this...