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How to Order Textbooks

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Search & Buy
This shopping option allows you to search and buy your textbooks. Read the following for instructions:

  1. Select "Textbooks" on the bar above.
  2. Choose the desired campus term, department, course number, and instructor.
  3. Make your book selections:
    • "PREFER USED" - All titles default to "PREFER USED".  This is not an indication that used books are available.  We attempt to obtain as many used books as we can, but we are not always able to get them or our limited supply might have already sold out.  If used books are available at the time your order is pulled we will ship them.  If only new books are available, we will adjust your order and ship a new book.

    • USED ONLY” - If you select this option, the title will be deleted from your order if used books are not available. 

    • "PREFER NEW" - We will ship a new copy if available.  Otherwise, we will adjust your order and ship a used copy if that is all we have.

    • "NEW ONLY” - If  you select this option, the title will be deleted from your order if new books are not available.

    • View "Req'd" column: Quantity defaults to "1" copy of each title.  If you do not want a particular title, change the quantity to "0"..

    • Select "Add to Basket" to continue the ordering process.

    • Select "Basket", "Continue Shopping", or "Checkout".

  4. Establish your Online Purchasing Account on the "Log In" page by creating a NEW* password and completing the web pages that follow. 
    *Note: Your Fresno State account is not valid for this area. You must create a special account to make purchases online.
  5. Select method to have your order shipped.
  6. Receive e-mail confirmation.
  7. -- Wait for 2nd e-mail confirmation -- This e-mail confirmation will advise you when your order is completed, pending credit card verification.

How to Order General Merchandise

You may add general merchandise to your textbook order or place a separate order:

  1. Select "General Merchandise" on the left bar or on the button at the top of the page.
  2. Choose the catalog you wish to shop in.
  3. Make your selections and "add to basket."
  4. Continue by clicking on "Save Order," "Checkout," "Empty Basket," "Update Basket," or "Continue Shopping."
  5. Establish your Online Purchasing Account on the "Log In" page by creating a NEW* password and completing the web pages that follow. 
    *Note: Your Fresno State account is not valid for this area. You must create a special account to make purchases online.  
  6. Select method to have your order shipped.
  7. Receive e-mail confirmation.
  8. -Wait for 2nd e-mail confirmation - This e-mail confirmation will advise you when your order is completed, pending credit card verification.

Shipping Information

We currently do not ship international orders.

Textbooks Orders

Textbook orders are shipped in 1 - 2 business days from date of order placement, depending on product availability.  In-stock items are billed and shipped via UPS from the Kennel Bookstore. Backordered items will be billed and shipped when they become available. 

The table below shows the average travel time from our store to your door.  In case of standard shipping, you will receive your shipment earlier if you are on the West Coast and later if you are on the East Coast.  Remember to add transit time to our fulfillment time.

Ship Method Transit time
within CA
Price
UPS Ground 1 - 3 business days  $8.50
2nd Day Air 2  business days $17.50

Orders destined outside of the United States will be shipped by best shipping method and billed accordingly.

General Merchandise Orders
Shipping charges for general merchandise starts at a $8.50 fee.  We ship UPS to a street address (no P.O. boxes).  Special shipping requests should be directed to the Internet Coordinator, ph# (559) 278-7696. Most orders are shipped within 1 - 2 business days, pending credit card authorization.

Prices are subject to change

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