May 27, 2009's Summer School Rental Periods Save Families and Students up to 75% on Textbooks

As the Spring Semester Ends, Students Look to Summer for Sun and Savings

Campbell, CA May 27, 2009 --, the first online textbook rental service, today kicks off savings for summer. As students around the U.S. prepare for summer sessions, BookRenter offers flexible book rental periods, short enough to accommodate most schools' summer class schedules. The company has more rental period choices than any other textbook rental company and is best equipped to fit any university class calendar.

To help students save even more, BookRenter is now offering 5 percent off orders for the first 200 customers who use the coupon code "summer509." To redeem this coupon, enter summer509 at step 2 of checkout on

BookRenter's unique textbook rental service eliminates the need for students to fork over cash on books they only need for a short period of time. The user-friendly service helps budget-conscious students save money and spare the environment while getting their education.

BookRenter features a total of five rental periods and enables renters to extend their due date by 10, 30, 45, 60, or 90 days. Customers can also choose to keep their books by converting their rental to a purchase, which takes into consideration the price already paid for the rental.

"Buying textbooks for summer classes can be even costlier than those for semester or even quarter classes because of the shortened timeframe," said Colin Barceloux, CEO and Founder of "BookRenter's flexible rental periods ensure students have the books they need, for the time they need, at the best price point for their budget."


Founded in 2006, is the first online book rental service. replaces traditional bookstore sales with online book rentals for students at schools throughout the nation. Flexible rental periods and a hassle free return process save customers up to 75% off retail price. These savings, along with a large title selection, five convenient rental periods, and free return shipping make the best way to rent textbooks. Located in Campbell, California, is a Santa Clara County certified green business.