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Purchasing your textbooks from the University Book Store means you're guaranteed the correct course materials, can expect easy returns, offered convenient forms of payment (including U-Bill) - and most importantly, your purchase supports student programs and facilities on campus.

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Textbook Kickoff

Textbook Kickoff

Join us on Saturday, August 23rd from 10am-6pm for a Textbook Kick-Off event! Let current University of Iowa students help you tackle your textbooks by answering all of your questions. While you are here score a chance to win 1 of 10 $25 Chipotle gift cards and snack of free food.

Faculty Adoption

We offer several ways to adopt your course materials including online, e-mail, phone, or mail. Login to get started

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  • Variety of ordering options
  • Track previous purchases
  • Early order placement

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Store Hours

August 23 - 24
10am to 6pm

August 25 - 29
8am to 8pm

August 30
10am to 5pm

August 31
12pm to 5pm

September 1
10am to 7pm

September 2
8am to 7pm

September 3
10am to 7pm