Textbooks
Welcome, students, to the University of Manitoba BookStore textbook department!

The University of Manitoba BookStore is a great place to shop! Our staff can help you with all your course material needs as well as stationery, art supplies, computers, tablets and accessories, lab coats, calculators and safety glasses... everything you need to get the most out of your education!

Click HERE to order your textbooks ONLINE!


BUYING TEXTBOOKS & COURSE MATERIALS AT THE U of M BOOKSTORE

Textbooks

Our extended hours during Rush: Click here for full details.

Information you may find useful:

If you have questions, please feel free to ask in person, over the phone, fax us, or send us an email!

We do not accept credit card numbers by e-mail.

A campus map can be found here. (You may need to zoom in twice to see the BookStore in University Centre.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


SELLING YOUR TEXTBOOKS (USED BOOK BUYBACK)

Textbooks

Regardless of the time of year there are always options to sell your used textbooks. Help us make more used textbooks available to help fellow students manage their course materials budget, and earn cash for yourself at the same time!  Proof of ownership and UM Student ID or Government-issued photo ID required.  Limit one book per course per person.

Essentially there are two options when selling your textbook.

  1. Sell to the U of M BookStore
    * 50% cash back on reconfirmed texts. Quantities limited based on class size
  2. Sell to a wholesaler
    * 10-30% cash back when purchased for other schools throughout North America

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RENTING YOUR TEXTBOOKS

Renting Your Textbooks

Textbook rentals are an affordable alternative to purchasing textbooks, especially for short duration courses.

We now offer an in-store textbook rental service on select titles. Visit us to see which titles are available to rent.  At the end of the rental period, returns are accepted at our store at 140 University Centre, University of Manitoba Ft. Garry Campus.

  • Textbook rental FAQ: Coming soon.

 

 

 

 

  

 

 


RETURN POLICY: TEXTBOOKS AND COURSE MATERIAL

Returning Textbooks and Course Material

Authorized textbooks may be returned up to one week (during summer session and exam periods) from the date of purchase, class commencement or course change/withdrawal (two weeks for regular session.) Sales receipt and photo ID are required.

  • Opened shrink-wrapped coursepacks are non-refundable.
  • Returns are accepted based on the standards set by the publishers. Publishers will not accept any books with even just the slightest defect or damage. We cannot refund any book that appears read, used, marked, bent, torn or if the spine is cracked. Textbooks must be in perfect condition.
  • Access Codes are non-refundable.
  • Used textbooks are non-refundable. Please click here to learn about the different options available to sell your used textbooks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

FAQ

Access Codes, used textbooks, iClickers, Coursepacks, BookStore policies, how to save money (!!) and more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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