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Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition

The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition a US based organization that aims to keep educational materials broadly accessible, has asked the Antitrust Division of the Justice Department to halt a planned merger between two large textbook companies, a merger it claims will cause students "irreparable harm."

An education group seeking to increase access to college textbooks and research materials on Wednesday asked the U.S. government to block the proposed merger of textbook publishers McGraw-Hill Education Inc and Cengage Learning Holdings II Inc. The proposed merger "will significantly decrease competition

  1. Reuters

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