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Press Releases from Abilene Christian University (1 total)

Digital Text Convenient, Paper Easier Says Abilene Christian University Surveys

Three-quarters of college freshmen surveyed said they would be willing to personally purchase an Apple iPad if at least half of their textbooks were available digitally, according to new research findings from Abilene Christian University’s 2010-2011 mobile-learning projects. A majority of these students rated reading on the iPad as “more convenient” than reading from traditional paper textbooks, though they rated paper texts as "easier" when asked to compare the two. Today’s announcement is