Looking for Information on Online Programs? Offerings Abound at the Local Bookstore

As more and more distance-learning programs become Web-based, it may seem natural for prospective students to look for information about programs online. But the number of publishers offering or revising ink-on-paper guides to distance learning has soared in recent months.

Publishers say they have seen increasing demand for information about distance learning over the past year. As a result, almost every bookstore now offers a plethora of choices for students