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Old 17-02-2010, 09:33   #1
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Buying reference / learning / technical books

I have recently found myself needing to get hold of reference books on various topics (web design, Adobe products, digital art, music recording). I'm using my library as much as I can but their selection is limited and often out of date.

The price of many of these books is pretty high (usually £15-£25 each), even when trying to buy second hand. Is there any way to pick up some of these things at more sensible prices?

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You could try the Amazon market place if you are ok with slightly older versions (which is what libraries tend to have anyway).

I recently got a (massive) PHP book for les than £3!

They quite often have a price of a few pence with £2.74 postage from what I've noticed.
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