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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. 
  • 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

SEPTEMBER 19-DECEMBER 19: Pop-Up Sports Shop

Cheer your team to victory in new fan gear and enter to win an OSU Sports package!

SEPTEMBER 26-30: Scholastic "Bookaneer" Book Fair  ...and more!

Scholastic "Bookaneer" Book Fair – Arrgh you ready to read new titles from Scholastic? Event includes a raffle for children's books and plush package (2 packages/2 winners) and a special coupon for $3 off $10 purchase of Scholastic books or plush. Use the coupon digitally by showing the image to a cashier (please note coupon does not apply to online Scholastic orders, in-store only coupon).  If you can't make it into the store, you can buy online here.


Fit Kicks – 50% off, no additional discounts apply.

Corporate Apparel – 50% off, no additional discounts apply.

Customer Appreciation Sales Event – 25% Off select products Store-wide. Promotional sale includes all supplies, backpacks, Columbus State spirit apparel, computer accessories, electronics, gifts, and clearance merchandise. Event excludes calculators, custom kits, graduation gowns, hardware (laptops & tablets), Scholastic Books, software, special orders, textbooks, and uniforms. No additional discounts apply.




Regular Hours of Operation


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


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

Saturday and Sunday