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Textbooks & Course Materials

This textbook information is correct as we know it, as of this date. Changes, modifications and additions to course number, section, ISBN or price may be made at any time up to and including the first few weeks of the session for which these numbers have been provided. The information (ISBN numbers and required status) provided below is not meant as a guarantee for purchases made other than at the bookstore. UMD Stores will not make exchanges, refunds, or any compensation for books mistakenly purchased from other sources utilizing the information below.

Reservations for SPRING 2023 are now OPEN for online reservations.

Need materials now? Shop in-store! Our Lower Level store is open M-F for course material purchases.

How to Find Your Course Materials

  1. Go to http://www.myu.umn.edu and log in to your MyU account
  2. Click on the "Academics" tab
  3. Click "View Calendar" and choose a day when classes are in session
  4. Click on the "Textbooks-UMD" tab to have your materials automatically populate in our website at umdstores.com. Use this list to order online or shop in-store.

Important Information for All Course Material Orders

Online Reservation Orders

  • Online reservation is available before the start of the semester, until the cutoff date. You must be registered for classes. Save the shipping fees and reserve your materials for the semester, and pick up during Move-In Weekend (Fall) or the day before classes start (Spring)
  • You can place an online reservation order with any major credit card, or with your U Card (charge to your student account.) We fill orders in the order that they are received, and charge out the week before the semester starts.
  • Prefer to shop in-store? Course materials, art kits and laptops can be purchased in-store leading up to, and after, fall semester begins. Fall materials are on the shelf at the end of July; Spring materials in early December..

UPS-Ground Orders

  • All course materials orders have a flat shipping rate of $8.99.
  • Currently enrolled students can charge orders to their tuition account using their U Card. Purchases MUST be picked up IN-STORE only. No U Card orders will be shipped.
  • Orders cannot be shipped to PO boxes or campus residence hall (dorm/apt) addresses.

Fall 2022 Textbook Return Policy & Dates

  • Fall semester books (purchased or rented) may be returned with receipt + ID by Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022.
  • New Books MUST BE UNMARKED. Marked books and opened CDs, etc., may be refunded as used. Access codes opened, activated or scratched off are non-returnable.
  • NEW RENTAL BOOKS returned through Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, will be refunded at a reduced rate if marked or highlighted.
  • Textbook returns (purchased or rented) from Friday, Sept. 2, through Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, must have proof of cancellation, receipt + ID.
  • The LAST day to purchase Fall Semester books is Friday, Sept. 30, 2022. The last day to RENT Fall Semester books is Friday, Nov. 4, 2022.
  • All Fall Semester RENTAL books are DUE BACK by Friday, Dec. 16, 2022.

Fall 2022 Art Kit Return Policy & Dates

  • Art kits may be returned with receipt + ID by Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. All items in the kit must be included and must be UNUSED and in new condition.
  • Art kits returned on or after  Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 through Friday, Sept. 30, 2022 must have proof of cancellation, receipt + ID

Spring 2023 Online Textbook Order Info

Please note: Online orders are now being accepted, but will not be filled and charged until closer to the start of the semester.

  • UPS-Ground orders begin shipping the week of Dec. 27.
  • UPS shipped orders placed after Dec 28 may not arrive in time for the start of class.
  • Pick-Up at Store orders will be available in UMD Stores Express (109 Kirby Plaza) beginning Tuesday, Jan. 10

Textbook Order Pick-Up

  • Orders will be available for pick-up in UMD Stores Express (109 Kirby Plaza, across from the Northern Shores Coffee Shop) on the following dates:
    • Tuesday, Jan. 10: 8am - 5pm
    • Wed-Thur, Jan. 11-12: 8am - 6pm
    • Fri, Jan. 13: 8am - 4pm
    • Tues, Jan. 17: 8am - 6pm
  • Photo ID is required for pick-up. If you charged your order to your U Card, please bring your U Card and a second form of photo ID.

Textbook Return Policy: Spring Semester 2023

  • Spring semester (purchased or rented) books may be returned with receipt and ID by Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023.
  • NEW BOOKS MUST BE UNMARKED. Marked books and opened CDs, etc., may be refunded as used. Access codes opened, activated or scratched off are non-returnable.
  • NEW RENTAL BOOKS, returned through Friday, Feb. 10, 2023, will be refunded at a reduced rate if marked or highlighted.
  • Textbook returns (purchased or rented) from Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023 through Friday, Feb. 10, 2023, must have proof of cancellation receipt and ID.
  • The LAST day to purchase Spring Semester books is Friday, Feb. 10, 2023. The last day to rent Spring Semester books is Friday, March 31, 2023.
  • All Spring Semester RENTAL books are DUE by Friday, May 5, 2023.

Art Kit Return Policy: Spring Semester 2023

  • Art kits may be returned with receipt + ID by Tuesday Jan 24, 2023. All items in the kit must be included and must be UNUSED and in new condition.
  • Art kits returned on or after Wednesday, Jan. 25 - Friday, Feb. 10, 2023 must have proof of cancellation, receipt + ID.


 

Faculty Textbook Requisition Form: Spring 2023 (PDF)

Faculty Textbook Requisition Form: Fall 2022 (PDF)

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