Wild Rose Books

Wild Rose Books is a division of the University Book Store, and is operated in partnership with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Volunteer Services. Located in the Main Entrance Lobby, the store offers a wide selection of trade books including best sellers, children's books, magazines, and much more. The store serves the staff, faculty, patients, and visitors of University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Wild Rose Books will be closed on Labor Day, September, 1

Store hours:
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday
12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday

Main Entrance Lobby of University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC directory)



Upcoming Events:

All events are located in the Fountain Lobby.

  • September 16-17
  • October 22-23
  • November 18-19
  • December 4-5

To Place an Order:

To place an order for a hospitalized patient, visit the bookstore anytime during the regular business hours. You can also order by phone at 319-384-5151 or by e-mail at ubs-wildrose@uiowa.edu using your VISA, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover Card.

Wild Rose Books Delivery Service

Order online from Tech Connection, pick up at Wild Rose Books! Shop at www.hawkshop.com/techconnection and request to have your purchase delivered to Wild Rose Books for pick up (option available during check out).

Wild Rose Books E-Newsletter:

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Store Hours

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