We were founded as CampusBookRentals in the summer of 2007 by a college student who couldn't make sense of textbook prices, and the inefficiencies that seemed to be driving them up. He proposed that renting textbooks might be part of the answer. The concept took off, creating one of the fastest growing companies in America and forever changing the rules of the ten billion dollar higher education content industry. In the fall of 2009, we became the first to bring textbook rentals right to the campus itself through an innovative store partnership that delivered real value to students and the store. In December 2012, after nearly a year of joint development, we acquired a full campus retail and warehouse management platform, sometimes referred to as a point of sale, and branded the technology Sidewalk Pro. Now our full suite of college store retail solutions fall under the Sidewalk umbrella.
TypePrivate
HQWest Haven, US
Founded2007
Size (employees)79 (est)-1%
Websitecampusbookrentals.com
CampusBookRentals was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in West Haven, US
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CampusBookRentals Office Locations

CampusBookRentals has an office in West Haven
West Haven, (HQ)
2805 S 1900 W
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CampusBookRentals Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2007

CampusBookRentals total Funding

$18.1 m

CampusBookRentals latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

7 years ago

CampusBookRentals investors

CampusBookRentals's latest funding round in August 2011 was reported to be $15 m. In total, CampusBookRentals has raised $18.1 m
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CampusBookRentals Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CampusBookRentals founded?

    CampusBookRentals was founded in 2007.

  • How many employees does CampusBookRentals have?

    CampusBookRentals has 79 employees.

  • Who are CampusBookRentals competitors?

    Competitors of CampusBookRentals include BNi Building News, Thrift Books and Erasmusu.

  • Where is CampusBookRentals headquarters?

    CampusBookRentals headquarters is located at 2805 S 1900 W, West Haven.

  • Where are CampusBookRentals offices?

    CampusBookRentals has an office in West Haven.

  • How many offices does CampusBookRentals have?

    CampusBookRentals has 1 office.