Welcome to MBS Textbook Exchange, LLC

Welcome to MBS Textbook Exchange, LLC

Driven by your success

Our defining goal is to simplify every aspect of course material distribution for our partners. No matter what tomorrow's students need, we'll ensure you're ready to provide it.

With history dating back more than 100 years, our roots run deep. We've branched out over the years — expanding and adapting — and the strength and stability we offer our partners is built on a commitment to your success.

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5 Ways to Create Better Meeting Agendas That Will Make the Most of Your Time

Why are meeting agendas important? I volunteer on the board of a local nonprofit organization and recently attended their agenda-free meeting. The meeting started at 7 p.m. and lingered on well past 9 p.m. Little was accomplished, a couple people were especially vocal and kept the meeting squarely off topic, and by the end of it, I couldn’t wait until my term on the board was over. Unfortunately, meetings like this aren’t rare in the business or educational world. However, an effective agenda can turn a meeting that feels like a waste of time into a productive collaboration.  

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Our store’s relationship with MBS has been extremely beneficial. We’ve gotten the total package through our partnership — everything we use is integrated. No matter what goal we’ve tried to accomplish, we’ve always gone through MBS.

Mark Beisecker

Bookstore Director, University of California, Santa Barbara

Realize your store's potential

Flourishing college stores start with MBS. With the largest inventory of used books in the industry, a full range of retail technology and comprehensive support, we can provide your store with the tools and resources you need to grow. Find out how MBS has helped stores like yours solve challenges and achieve their goals.

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