Marquette Wire

Student starts own bookstore online

Joe Carey

September 2, 2010

Gabe Sanchez’s career as an entrepreneur got off to a rather bumpy start. Sanchez arrived on Marquette’s campus in 2008 as a transfer student from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Coming from a much larger...

Uncle Sam wants cheap books

Kaellen Hessel

August 30, 2010

As part of the yearly back to school routine, a Marquette student browses the books he'll need for class. Photo by Emily Waller / emily.waller@marquette.edu. When students look forward to returning to campus, they think a...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Finally! Bookmarq unleashes ISBNs

January 19, 2010

We commend BookMarq and eFollett.com’s decision to release textbook ISBNs in response to MUSG and student concerns. The Tribune also urged the administration to publicize ISBNs in Jan. 13 2009’s editorial, “BookMarq should...

Online Book Sales Gain Popularity

Tony DiZinno

August 31, 2009

A new school year means new classes and the need for new textbooks. But new ways of acquiring books are drawing more students away from traditional college bookstores. In 2009, college bookstores are facing opposition from...