Students who can't afford more than one piece of furniture in their room can use Nook for multiple purposes
Recyclebank, which promotes environmental responsibility in an interactive forum, is hosting a 'Green Your Seasons' challenge.
The magazine publisher announced plans to release its publications on Barnes & Noble's ereader.
The e-reader has traditionally been marketed to mothers, but the company was unclear about to who and how it would market the next nook.
The retailer has expanded retail space ahead of the holiday buying rush.
A gender difference in terms of digital ownership has emerged: research reveals that women are 52% more likely than men to own an eReader and men are 24% more likely than women to own a Tablet.
Barnes & Noble is offering exclusive content and free in-store reading to Nook owners who visit its stores.