Your One-stop Shop for College Textbooks, Gear and Supplies

The SMCC Bookstore, located in the South Portland Campus Center, carries textbooks for SMCC’s course offerings every semester and a wide variety of SMCC apparel and goods for students, parents, alumni and supporters.

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In-Store Textbook Purchases

The SMCC Bookstore located in the South Portland Campus Center carries books and course materials for every semester. Textbooks are self-service, but the bookstore team can help you with any questions you have.

Make sure you bring your:

  • Course schedule
  • Student ID (if you are using financial aid to purchase books)

Online Textbook Purchases

If you would prefer to order your books online and have them delivered to directly to you or ready for pickup in-store when you arrive, visit our online bookstore.

Textbook Rentals

SMCC also offers textbook rentals in new, used and digital formats. This is a great and inexpensive alternative to purchasing your books–and if you decide you would like to purchase the book, you can do so by paying the difference. To see if the textbooks you are interested in renting are available, visit our online bookstore.

Textbook Allowances

You may be eligible for an SMCC Bookstore allowance if your financial aid award is greater than your semester charges. To learn more, download the Bookstore Allowances for Financial Aid Recipients handout.

Textbook Return Policy

For information on our return policy, please visit our online bookstore.

Textbook Buybacks

The SMCC Bookstore offers year-round buyback. Come in anytime!

Apparel, Gifts & Goods

The SMCC bookstore carries a mix of apparel and goods including:

Online Store

Enjoy the convenience of online shopping and get your books and apparel sent straight to your door. Visit our online bookstore and shop now!


For current Bookstore hours, visit our online Bookstore website.