College Insights · Article
Pulse Check: What’s the State of Student Mental Health?
BNC surveyed 1,116 college students aged 18-24 years old, across the U.S. in the first two weeks of November 2021. Here’s an overview of the results published in the College Insights Report: The State of Student Mental Health.Learn More
College Insights · report
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated higher education’s transformation, pushing us forward at warp speed. This is the greatest challenge higher ed will face in our lifetime, but it’s also its greatest opportunity for growth and improvement.Download the Report
College Insights · case studyFirst Day® Complete Drives Enrollment Increase at EKU
The university implemented the equitable access program to ensure students had the resources they needed. It demonstrated support for student success and encouraged prospective students and parents to move EKU to the top of their priority list.
04 / 21 / 2022
INCLUSIVE & EQUITABLE ACCESS
College Insights · ArticleEverything You Need to Know About Equitable and Inclusive Access
College Insights · ArticleInstitutions Boosting Academic and Financial Support for Students
College Insights · Article3 Ways Inclusive Access Breaks Down Barriers to Academic Success
Academic Solutions · ArticleCampus Spotlight: Equitable Access at Muskingum University
Philip Laube, Vice President for Finance & Operations and Treasurer, Muskingum University, explains why First Day® Complete offered a valuable solution for the university. He shares insights and feedback from faculty, and how he champions equitable access to his peers in finance.
05 / 04 / 2022
Retail Reimagined · ArticlePartners in Success: Driving Donations for the Duquesne University Day of Giving
BNC supports record-breaking donations in university’s signature fundraising event to aid Duquesne student success.
04 / 13 / 2022
Academic Solutions · ArticleEverything You Need to Know About Equitable and Inclusive Access
Equitable access and inclusive access are concepts that can apply across different industries and contexts. For higher education and course materials, the terms refer to two approaches that make it easier for students to get the course materials they need to be successful.
02 / 24 / 2022
Academic Solutions · webinarEquitable Access: 3 Steps from Inspiration to Outcome
This candid conversation will take you step by step through the First Day Complete implementation process. After a brief overview of equitable access, program champions from FIU and NC A&T walk through timelines, checklists and other tools, sharing insightful details about how each step unfolded at their institution and lessons learned along the way.
06 / 22 / 2022
College Insights · webinarCommunity College: An Equitable Solution for Our Future Workforce Webinar
The latest webinar in our signature COLLEGE 2030™ series on the future of higher education, Community College: An Equitable Solution for Our Future Workforce, is now available on demand.
12 / 17 / 2021
College Insights · webinarRoundtable: How Higher Education Can Better Serve Diverse Student Populations
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) leaders are uniquely positioned to offer broad insights into adapting to support student needs in times of rapid change as well as building inclusive and affirming environments for diverse students.
03 / 03 / 2021
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Academic Solutions · white paperStreamlining the Course Material Adoption Process
The white paper takes a deep dive into the adoption process today, the challenges we need to solve and how to simplify the experience for faculty and administrators.
01 / 05 / 2021
Academic Solutions · white paperThe Future of Course Material Management
In times of change and uncertainty, the need for institutions of higher education to demonstrate value to students and parents is paramount. What does the educational journey look like? How will the institution support student success?
06 / 15 / 2020
Academic Solutions · white paperEnergize Faculty Tech Use on Campus
Listen to speakers from Howard University and Xavier University of Louisiana for a panel discussion moderated by Barnes & Noble Education CEO Michael Huseby.
05 / 21 / 2019
Retail Reimagined · reportBarnes & Noble College Retail Portfolio
Our new retail portfolio showcases BNC’s innovative approach, including a highly visual look at merchandise curation, store design, course material delivery and more.
04 / 07 / 2022
College Insights · reportCollege Insights Report: The State of Student Mental Health
BNC surveyed 1,116 college students aged 18-24 years old, across the U.S. in the first two weeks of November 2021. The results are published in the College Insights Report: The State of Student Mental Health.
02 / 02 / 2022
College Insights · reportStudent Pulse 2021
Barnes & Noble College’s fifth annual Student Pulse report reflects responses from over 129,000 college students who spoke about their shopping behaviors, purchase decisions, and attitudes towards course materials and learning resources.
07 / 20 / 2021
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Academic Solutions · case studyFirst Day® Complete Drives Enrollment Increase at EKU
04 / 21 / 2022
Academic Solutions · case studyKCTCS: Pioneering Inclusive Access
Over the last 10 years, students at KCTCS have saved $42.5M on course materials while enjoying simplified, convenient and highly personalized concierge service. Faculty have seen – and continue to see – improvements in student retention and success in the classroom.
03 / 18 / 2022
Academic Solutions · case studyBox of Books: More Affordable, Convenient Delivery of Course Materials
With a busy, budget-conscious student body in mind, Onondaga Community College wanted to reduce the cost of course materials – and make it easier to get them before the first day of class.
01 / 27 / 2022