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Textbook buyback will be held on January 27 & 28 from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. in the Book Shop. Remember, you can bring in any books you no longer want to keep, no matter where they were purchased or for any term, and get CASH!!

Books that were rented for the 2020 fall term must be returned to the Luther Book Shop no later than Thursday, January 28 by 4:45 p.m. If you need to mail back your rental books, be sure that we receive them by that date.

Books for the 2021 spring semester are now available to purchase on this website. The Book Shop strives to offer you, the students, the most competitive prices for purchase and rental. Spring textbooks will be able to be purchased IN the Book Shop beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 20 from 1:00 p.m - 4:30 p.m. each weekday through Tuesday, Feb. 2. After that date books are available to purchase IN the Book Shop all day.
By ordering from the Luther website
* You can be certain you are purchasing the corect books for your classes.
* You are the first to rent and/or purchase textbooks, especially used titles. saving you $$$.
* It is fast and convenient. Your books will be packed and ready for you to pick up.

For Paideia 112D you will need to purchase the books listed under Paideia 112 D, All Staff. You will also need to purchase your section book if one is required under Paideia 112D and your section number. You will also be using the Little Seagull Reader that you used for first semester.


IMPERATIVE: Both the "bill to" and "ship to" addresses must be in the student's name, NOT the parent's name, no matter which credit/debit card is being used. Your first and last name must be used. If you already have an account, double check this information and make any changes. Login and go to My Account. If you are placing your first order on our site, you must create a new account. You may choose your own password.
-A credit/debit card is the only payment option for online ordering.
-Your correct email address is imperative. All correspondences are via email. If we email you, it is regarding an important issue with your order that needs response from you before we are able to process your order. To prevent delays, please watch and respond to any emails.
-Within two hours of ordering, you will receive an order confirmation. Watch for this and review your order.
-If you see the message, "to be determined," there has been no text adoption to date. Please try later or stop by the Book Shop when you are on campus.
-Some courses have important information regarding textbook selections listed. Please read any notes, carefully.
-To be certain you have all materials needed for classes, we strongly urge you to purchase all titles by the beginning of the semester. The Book Shop begins returning books to the publishers one month after classes begin.
-RENTAL TITLES. Rented books are non-refundable unless you drop the course. If you rent and then choose to purchase the rented book, you pay only the difference if done by Friday, Feb. 12. You must bring the rental book and original receipt with you to the Book Shop.
-When checking out, select "pick up in store" as the shipping method.

Now you're ready to order your books! There are two optioins for purchasing books.
1) Comparison site (You purchase from both the Book Shop and other online vendors.)
2) Bookstore Only site (No shipping costs and convenient pick up.)

Textbook orders can be picked up in the Art Gallery in the Dahl Centennial Union (near SPO) during the following times:
Mon., Tue., Wed., & Thur., Jan. 25, 26, 27, & 28 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 29, Monday & Tues. Feb.1 & 2 - come to the Book Shop.
Wed. & Thur., Feb. 3 & 4 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 Textbook information is as up to date as possible based on information provided to us by faculty and price quotes from publishers. Please note that because textbook information can change at any time (faculty changes, publisher upgrades, cancelled classes, etc.) we are not responsible for information from this site for the purchase of textbooks from other sources. Students purchasing course materials from the Luther Book Shop site are protected under the store's return policies.

The Book Shop is owned and operated by Luther College and dollars spent stay on campus to support Luther students, faculty and staff.

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