Useful Textbook Websites

Published 15 June 2017

Where to find the best textbook bargains


When looking for textbooks, always check the edition and ISBN number to see if they are the same as the one which is recommended by the Course/Unit guidelines.

Always compare prices with shipping costs.

UTAS Textbook Sell/Swap/Buy
This is a Facebook group that UTAS students can advertise to sell, wanted to buy or swap their second hand text books. Search “UTAS Text Book Sell” or enter the URL above.

Co-Op Bookshop
The Co-Op offers member only discounts and FREE delivery on orders within Australia.

Student VIP Textbook
The Textbook Exchange is a second hand textbook site and is a 100% FREE service for Student VIP members.

UTAS Library
Many textbooks are now available FREE in .pdf or e-book format for viewing online, through the UTAS library
web portal. You can search the library
catalogue on the above link.

Booktopia sells e-books from a wide variety of international and local publishers with a fixed $6.95 postage on any order.

The Campus Bookstore
The Campus Bookstore has no joining or membership fees and offers FREE postage throughout Australia. They also stock a large range of Nursing and Medical equipment and supplies.

The Book Depository
The Book Depository is based in the UK and usually dispatches orders within 48 hours with FREE shipping worldwide.

Fish Pond
You are able to purchase discounted new textbooks from Fish Pond. Includes FREE shipping