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The Columbus State Bookstore is your one-stop-shop for all your textbook, technology, supply, uniform, and spirit wear needs.

  • Need a book? The right books at competitive prices are here—and in a variety of formats. Use the Textbook Price Comparison Tool for side-by-side comparison with other vendors!
  • Don't need a book? A year-round used textbook and calculator buyback program allows you to exchange select books and calculators for cash.
  • Need a pencil? We have supplies, uniforms, tech products, and spirit wear, too!
  • Need a ride? COTA Bus passes may be purchased to get you around town - View rates
  • Need a snack? A Café provides a variety of food, beverages, and healthy grab-and-go options.

Have more questions? Read our FAQs for more information.


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Autumn Semester Events

DECEMBER 1, 3 & 7 Job Fair Open Interviews 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Bookstore is hiring for Spring 2016 Rush. Apply online at and search for Sales Associate, requisition 90. For additional information contact the Columbus State Bookstore at 614-287-3915

DECEMBER 14-18 Textbook & Calculator Buyback
Get the most money back for your textbooks.

OCTOBER 1 - JANUARY 31 Thurgood Marshall Exhibition
Visit the Columbus State Library to learn more about Thurgood Marshall, a legendary civil rights hero and the first African-American Supreme Court Justice. Then, stop by the Bookstore to see an assortment of books available for purchase, including including "Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America" by award-winning author Wil Haygood.



Regular Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Closed