Books for 2022 spring term are available to purchase and/or rent from this website beginning today, Friday, January 7 at 3:00 p.m.

Please note the dates to pick up your book orders,  in the Mott/Borlaug rooms,  listed here:
Monday - Wednesday, January 24-26 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 1 from 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 2 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Please bring a photo ID with you.

Advantages of ordering from the Book Shop are:

  • You'll be sure to get the correct editions for your classes.
  • Your books will be ready for you to pick up - no shipping or handling charges
  • The sooner you order, the more used books will be available to purchase or rent, saving you money.

. Books for spring term 2022 can be purchased or rented IN the Book Shop beginning Thursday, January 20 after 1:00 p.m. each day.


IMPERATIVE: Both the "bill to" and "ship to" addresses must be in the student's name, NOT the parent's name, no matter what 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 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 for more information.
-Some courses have important information regarding textbook selections listed. Please ready 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 term.
-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, February 11.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 options 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 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 all proceeds stay on campus to support our Luther community.

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