• Taking steps to ensure your textbooks last their intended lifetime can significantly reduce your ongoing textbook replacement costs and shift savings to other budget areas. Destiny® Resource Managerâ„¢ can help to reduce your textbook losses each year by supporting accountability for your textbooks at the building, teacher, and student level.

    Resource Manager's capabilities also allow you to take the necessary steps to utilize your surplus inventory where shortages exist and forecast your needs - based on enrollment, student schedules, current inventory, and more - to help your district reduce unnecessary ongoing textbook purchases.

    Use the calculator below to add up your district's potential gain from more efficient textbook management, including:

    • Overall savings
    • Your current textbook status
    • The cost of your lost textbooks
    • Potential savings from reducing the number of lost textbooks
    • The cost of your excess inventory
  • Fill out the calculator to view your current textbook status and how much you could be saving.

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    Annual
    Five Year
    Potential savings from a reduction in textbook losses
     
     
    Potential savings from 50% reduction in excess inventory
     
     
    Total Potential Textbook Savings
     
     
  • Key Textbook Information

    Number of textbooks in your district
     
    Total cost of textbooks in your district
     
    Number of excess textbooks
     
    Cost of excess textbooks
     
  • Potential Savings from Textbook Loss

    Potential cost reduction / savings associated with textbook loss.

     
    Your Estimate of Losses
    If 5% lost annually
    If 10% lost annually
    Number of textbooks lost annually
     
     
     
    Cost of textbooks losses annually
     
     
     
    Potential savings from a reduction in textbook losses
     
     
  • Savings From Improved Textbook Management

    Potential cost reduction / savings associated with improved textbook management

     
    Annual
    Five Year
    Potential savings from 50% reduction in excess inventory