Chippewa Valley Technical College Welcomes as New Online Bookstore Provider

Industry: Retail & eCommerce

Chippewa Valley Technical College, located in Eau Claire, WI, has selected, a premier online bookstore model for higher education institutions, as the new campus bookstore provider.

Lexington, KY (PRUnderground) December 20th, 2021

CVTC chose through a request for proposal (RFP) process since the current bookstore contract was reaching its expiration.

The partnership with will focus on online access. With single sign-on, students will have instant access to a customized list of instructor-selected materials with the ability to choose from a wide selection of course material format options such as new, used, eBook, rental, and Marketplace at a savings.

As a result of this change, CVTC’s partnership with Follett will end, and the physical location of the campus bookstore will close Wednesday, March 30.

“CVTC is excited to launch a bookstore with Our district is 110 miles wide and this store will provide all students with easy, 24-hour online access to course materials wherever they live,” said Kirk Moist, CVTC Vice President of Finance and Facilities.

”We’re pleased to welcome Chippewa Valley Technical College to the Online Bookstore program and applaud them for making college affordability a priority for their students,” said Matt Montgomery, President and CEO of “We look forward to aligning our innovative solution with their mission of preparing students for success.”

Students will utilize the existing Follett Campus bookstore for their spring textbook and course material purchases. The transition to textbook and course material purchases will occur after April 1.

About Chippewa Valley Technical College

With 119 programs, 38 certificates and 13 apprenticeships offered online and on-campus, Chippewa Valley Technical College delivers innovative, applied and flexible education that supports a diverse community of learners, improves the lives of students and adds value to our communities. CVTC programs are designed with the input of employers throughout the CVTC district to prepare graduates for today’s jobs with 92 percent employed within six months of graduation and associate degree graduates earning an average annual salary of $48,175.

About is a premier online retailer of textbooks and digital course materials. Consistently exceeding industry standards,’s mission is to provide the easiest, fastest, and most affordable way for K-12 and higher education students to buy, rent, or sell textbooks and digital content. Founded on July 2, 1999, reshaped the textbook industry by taking the traditional college bookstore online. Remaining an edtech leader in future-proof course material solutions, serves over 300 schools, colleges, and universities. Their comprehensive course material solutions suite includes full-service online bookstores, inclusive access and equitable access programs, and expert campus store operations and management. Through products that simplify the adoption, management, and procurement of course materials, propels student success by delivering the right course materials, at the right time, and the right price. Learn more at and

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