Administrative Affairs
Policies and ProceduresWELCOME TO THE ONLINE (AND ONLY) VERSION OF THE IU SOUTHEAST POLICIES AND PROCEDURES MANUAL The purpose of this web site is to provide an accessible, easy to use repository of all campus-specific policies and procedures, with links to other campus and University resources.Decorative Image

D-2. Bookstore

The IU Southeast Bookstore, operated by Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Inc., is located in University Center South, across from the University Grounds coffee shop and the Student Involvement Center. The bookstore is a source for textbooks, class materials, and supplies and provides products and services necessary to fulfill the needs of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the public. The goal of the bookstore is to provide exceptional customer service performed in a convenient, well-stocked, and organized bookstore.

Hours of operation, store information, book buyback, textbook ordering, return and refund policies, and additional information can be found on the IU Southeast Bookstore website.

UPS Shipping

All UPS shipments from the campus are handled by the bookstore. Departments or employees wishing to use this service should bring their package to the bookstore along with their department’s procurement card as payment is required at the time of service, including a nominal fee. It is the originating department’s responsibility to have the package prepared properly for UPS shipment. The bookstore can provide a box and/or packing material, if needed, but cannot be responsible for the actual packing of the box. Please contact the IU Southeast Bookstore at extension 2250 for additional information or questions regarding this service.

Other Bookstore Services

In addition to rental, digital, new and used textbooks, school supplies, study aids, trade books, IU and IU Southeast wearing apparel, and gift ware, the IU Southeast Bookstore:

  • Special orders texts, study aids, and trade books;
  • Special orders departmental gift and promotional items;
  • Sells U.S. postage stamps;
  • Sells art paper and a limited selection of art supplies;
  • Sells a limited selection of Purdue apparel and gifts;
  • Sells Barnes & Noble gift cards which may used in the Bookstore;
  • Sells a variety of phone and gift cards for various external vendors;
  • Cashes personal checks for employees and students up to $15.00 (UCard required as identification and starter checks will not be cashed);
  • Carries computer software at educationally discounted prices. Students, faculty, and staff may purchase computer software in the Bookstore at substantial savings. Proper identification (UCard only) and accompanying current student class schedule must be presented at the time of purchase. This software cannot be sold to the general public.
  • Sells used computers to the campus community and general public for the IT department as they become available.
  • Transfers items found on the websites of other IU campuses to save customers on shipping fees.
  • Offers demonstrations of the technology products by appointment.
  • Offers web-based preorder service for textbooks and general merchandise.
  • Conducts textbook buyback on a year round basis for the convenience of students.

To speak with a bookstore employee regarding bookstore services or for questions, students, faculty, and staff can call (812) 941-2250 or visit the IU Southeast Bookstore website.