The Martin Community College Bookstore offers a variety of methods and formats for purchasing your textbooks. You can buy printed copies from the bookstore itself, you can rent a printed copy online, or you can rent electronic books (eBooks) and electronic chapters (eChapters). Please be aware that textbook rentals, eBook rentals, and eChapter rentals require a credit card, and some textbooks may not be available in electronic format or available for rental.
Here are your three main options for obtaining textbooks:
|Printed Copy from Bookstore (Purchase)||Probably the easiest way to get your textbooks is to purchase a printed copy from the physical MCC Bookstore. Simply visit the Bookstore, and pick up your copy. See the main MCC Bookstore page for hours of operation.|
|Printed Copy from Vendor (Rental)||To save money, you can rent a printed copy of your textbook and return it at the end of the semester. When renting a textbook, be sure to pay attention to any fine print, including how and when to return the rented textbook. Currently, the following companies provide textbook rental services for MCC:|
|eBooks and eChapters (Purchase or Rental)||You can also purchase/rent electronic books (eBooks) and individual electronic chapters (eChapters). When purchasing or renting eBooks and eChapters, be sure to pay attention to any fine print, including system/equipment requirements, when/if the books or chapters expire, etc. Currently, eBooks and eChapters are offered through CengageBrain:|