Follett in the News

JMU bookstore stocks up on FCS Championship merchandise

Jan 9, 2017  |  WHSV
HARRISONBURG Va WHSV The James Madison University bookstore is preparing as football fans look to buy FCS Championship merchandise following JMUs national win on Saturday January 7The bookstore was ready for the team to win JMU took home its second FCS title in a matchup against

Follett adds array of new content for IB World Schools

Jan 6, 2017  |  District Administration Latest News
Follett adds array of new content for IB World SchoolsInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationJanuary 6 2017 Read more about Follett adds array of new content for IB World

Why an app wont work for Follett

Dec 16, 2016  |  Internet Retailer
Follett integrates its educational products into campusbranded apps to bolster its mobile strategy and sales meaning it doesnt need to launch its own appApps are a barrier to shopping says Roe McFarlane chief digital officer at Follett Higher Education GroupTheres not one app that

The FollettBiblioNasium Partnership at Work

Dec 13, 2016  |  School Library Journal
Here are what the daytoday advantages of the June 2016 move are turning out to

New School Spirit Store to Open in the Dixon Center

Dec 11, 2016  |  The Loquitur
Anticipation and excitement builds around the opening of a brand new spirit store on campus where students will be able to buy Cabrini merchandise outside of the typical bookstore fashion It is expected to open in the Dixon Center at some point in the next couple of weeksThe new spirit store

Fairfield University Bookstore at the Heart of the Community for 5 Years

Dec 2, 2016  |  News Fairfield
Five years ago on Friday November 4 2011 at 1030 am began a new era for the 23500squarefoot retail location with an official ribboncutting ceremony took place at the store located at 1499 Post Road Local officials and representatives from the Chamber of Commerce area businesses and

Retail TouchPoints Appoints 4 New Members To Advisory Board

Nov 29, 2016  |  Global Newswire
Execs from Lowes Foods MizzenMain Sleep Number And Follett Corporation Join Retail Industry Colleagues In Advisory RoleHASBROUCK HEIGHTS NJ Nov 29 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE Retail TouchPoints RTP has announced the addition of 4 new members to the Retail TouchPoints Advisory Board The

Suiting up for Apple Cup weather

Nov 21, 2016  |  KHQ News
KHQ News visits Crimson Gray to suit up for the Apple

Cool Tool Axis 360 Digital Media Library App

Nov 18, 2016  |  EdTech Digest
Early last year Baker Taylor introduced the Axis 360 mobile app and made it available from both the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store for Android The app is a simple powerful tool it simplifies access to digital content by allowing library patrons and students to browse select and

A Lasting Legacy

Nov 15, 2016  |  EdTech Digest
LEADER SPOTLIGHT by Victor RiveroChuck Follett is the forwardthinking member of the Follett family business who founded Follett Software company over three decades ago Chuck is now retired but his influence on the edtech industry is indisputable and his legacy lives on in schools and

Heres a college bookstore that doesnt stock any textbooks

Nov 10, 2016  |  The Washington Post
For all but a few days of the year mainly around the start of a semester college bookstores are focused much more on building school brands than on selling textbooks They might as well be called college hoodie storesAmerican University in a shift reflecting that retail reality this fall

Librarian courses introduced

Nov 7, 2016  |  District Administration Latest News
Librarian courses introducedInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationNovember 7 2016 Read more about Librarian courses

UT Arlington launches new online merchandise store at UTAGearcom

Nov 1, 2016  |  UTA Athletics News
ARLINGTON Texas Working in partnership with Coppellbased AdvancedOnline UT Arlington has launched a new expanded official online store at UTAGearcomMavericks fans will have access to items from a wide variety of wellknown brands including the athletic departments official equipment

Follett Challenge Seeks Unique Learning Programs

Oct 31, 2016  |  THE Journal All Current Articles
Follett is looking for K12 schools and districts with outstanding technology programs to enter the 6th annual Follett Challenge for a chance to win 200000 in products and

Follett urges schools to share their stories of unique learning for 6th Annual Follett Challenge

Oct 31, 2016  |  Library Technology Guides industry news report
All K12 schoolsdistricts public and private in the US and Canada are eligible to apply Submissions are open to all K12 educators and Parent Teacher Organizations Entrants must complete an online application and upload a three to fiveminute video describing their program that teaches 21st

Bookstore prepares for increased needs on game day

Oct 28, 2016  |  The Observer
There are several destination locations on Notre Dames campus during a home football weekend including Notre Dame Stadium the Grotto and the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore that are a priority for any visiting home or away fans interested in buying Notre Dame merchandise Director of the Hammes

Bookstore gets renovations

Oct 27, 2016  |  The Bona Venture
In time for basketball season the bookstore located in the Reilly Center recently received renovationsThe bookstore kept its doors open for business during the renovations from Oct 17 through Oct 20Annette Donavon manager of the bookstore said the renovations came to fruition by

Sixth Annual Follett Challenge Launches

Oct 26, 2016  |  School Library Journal
If you have a cool unique educational program going on at your school Follett wants to hear about it The company is giving away prizes consisting of products and services in their latest

Follett DubLabs Partner to Ease Access to Course Materials

Oct 25, 2016  |  Campus Technology
Follett has partnered with DubLabs in an effort to make it easier for students to access course materialsAs a result of the partnership students at schools that work with both companies will have access to a link in their campus app that provides oneclick shopping access to all of their

Follett supports AASLs ESSA implementation efforts

Oct 23, 2016  |  Library Technology Guides industry news report
Follett School Solutions continues to support the importance of school librarians in students educational careers with a matching funds sponsorship of American Association of School Librarians Every Student Succeeds Act implementation workshops Presented nationwide through collaboration with AASL

Marketplace trend update 6 edtech developments

Sep 14, 2016  |  eCampus News
Pearson and Follett Higher Education Group announced an agreement to offer Pearsons Digital Direct Access DDA model to Folletts college partners and 1200 campus bookstores nationwide This collaboration builds on Folletts comprehensive suite of digital solutions providing institutions with

Pearson Follett partner

Sep 14, 2016  |  University Business
Pearson and Follett Higher Education Group higher educations largest campus retailer today announced an agreement to offer Pearsons Digital Direct Access DDA model to Folletts college partners and 1200 campus bookstores nationwide This collaboration builds on Folletts comprehensive suite

Pearson Follett Partner on Digital Textbook Program

Sep 14, 2016  |  Campus Technology
Pearson and campus retailer Follett Higher Education have partnered to offer Pearsons Digital Direct Access DDA model to Folletts college partners and more than 1200 campus bookstores across the United StatesPearsons Digital Direct Access model offers etextbooks MyLab and Mastering as

Bookstore Revamp Draws Shoppers

Sep 14, 2016  |  The Highlander
The store which closed during the summer for renovations reopened August 19 with a dramatically different layoutWe kept the framework of the store itself intact but we did change the location of the of the cash wrap and we also opened a door to the outside which has proven to be very

Need Notre Dame clothes Get to stores early on game day

Sep 9, 2016  |  16 WNDU
The Friday before the first home game is busy for Hammes Bookstore and Cafe but game day itself is even crazierEven near closing the store was still seeing its fair share of peopleEveryones trying to get their hands on some Irish blue and gold before the Nevada

Bookstore offers price matching

Aug 29, 2016  |  The FlorAla
As the first full week of the semester begins many students find themselves weighing their options for where to find textbooksThe UNA Bookstore is introducing buying options which could make them a contenderOne option is allowing students to use excess financial aid before they receive

New professional development series unveiled

Aug 3, 2016  |  District Administration Latest News
New professional development series unveiledInternal sourcenbspFollett CorporationAugust 3 2016 Read more about New professional development series

Bookstore renovations begin

Jul 27, 2016  |  The Shorthorn
The store looks to enhance the campus experience and evolve with the new and vibrant areas of campus like the College Park Center bookstore director Paul Beaulieu saidThe traditional campus bookstore is stacks of textbooks and rows of clothing he said Instead were going to have a new

Ivy Tech Community College and Follett ink new contract agreement

Jul 25, 2016  |  Ivy Tech News
Ivy Tech Community College has announced a new contract agreement with Follett Higher Education Group for the management of bookstores throughout the statewide college system It is a new threeyear contract effective July 2016The agreement reduces course material costs to the nearly 170000

Harry Potter midnight release party at Fairfield bookstore

Jul 24, 2016  |  CT Post
Harry Potter fans young and old are in for a free eveninglong party on Saturday July 30 in downtown Fairfield to celebrate Sundays release of a new story in the sagaFestivities will begin at 7 pm at the Fairfield Public Library followed at 9 with events a short distance away at the