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Ryerson's Access Copyright license expired on Dec. 31, 2015. (Olivia McLeod/Ryersonian Staff)

Small tuition drop could mean costlier course readers

The expiry of Ryerson’s copyright license means students will save $26 each on their tuition but it also means they could pay more for their course readings. Changes to Canadian copyright law in 2012 allow materials to be printed for educational purposes. This is called fair dealing. Prior to this, universities sought copyright licenses from a company called Access Copyright, […]

by Alexandra Heck· · News
Josh Kolm / Ryersonian Staff

Swapping pages for pixels to save on textbooks

Ryerson University student Jeremey Ponrajah proves he’s both book and street smart by finding a way around spending his cash on expensive textbooks: he finds course materials online. It’s a much more affordable avenue considering the costs of textbooks which, according to Common University Data Ontario, can cost an undergraduate student in an arts or science program anywhere from $700 […]

by Kim Brown· · News, On Campus