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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.

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Upcoming Events

FEBRUARY 8-11: Valentines' Day Sale

Specialty tee shirt on sale for $8 (reg. $9.99) and 20% off select merchandise. 

FEBRUARY 8 & 9: Create a Card Workshop

Join us to create a custom greeting card for that special someone --- and be entered to win a Valentine's Day gift basket!

FEBRUARY 15: Financial Aid Allowance 

Last day to purchase in-store and online with financial aid 

FEBRUARY 29: Leap Year Celebration

Leap to the Bookstore and spin the globe to win prizes!

NOW - FEBRUARY 29: Thurgood Marshall Exhibition Dates Extended!

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 "Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America" by award-winning author Wil Haygood.



Regular Hours of Operation:


8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday