Textbooks

Textbooks Are Expensive

How Publishers Set Their Prices

Publishers set list prices based on a variety of factors

  • Hard Costs
    • Author royalties
    • Advertising
    • Editing & printing
    • Handling, storage & freight 
  • Other Factors
    • Demand
    • Declining market share due to illegal downloading, used book sales, textbook rentals

Events Calendar

Thursday, March 28, 2019 (All day)

The Bookstore will be closed March 28 - 31, 2019 for our year end inventory.

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 09:00

Textbook sellback for the Lethbridge Campus will be...

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 12:00

Textbook sellback for the Lethbridge Campus will be...

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 09:00

Textbook sellback for the Lethbridge Campus will be...

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 10:00

Textbook Sellback for the Calgary Campus will be April 17 & 18, 2019 from 10am - 6pm at the...

Friday, April 19, 2019 (All day)

The Bookstore will be closed April 19 - 22, 2019 for the Easter weekend.