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End of Term Buyback

Fall 2017

Wednesday, December 13th, 9am to 3:30pm

Thursday, December 14th, 9am to 3:30pm

Friday, December 15th, 9am to 3:30pm

Monday, December 18th, 9am to 4:30pm

Tuesday, December 19th, 9am to 4:30pm

Wednesday, December 20th, 9am to 4:30pm

Check your book's value here.
Note: Buyback values are subject to change at any time and for any reason.


Buyback Information
  • UMBC or government issued ID required for buyback.
  • End of term and back to school buyback dates are posted regularly. The bookstore pays 50% of the retail price for needed texts during these times.
  • Buyback takes place the week of finals for the Fall and Spring semesters. Look for our advertisements for exact dates each semester, or call the textbook desk at 410-455-2699.

Buyback Pricing Guide
  • Retail: Represent those titles our campus instructors have adopted and, if in resalable condition, generally earn 50% of the retail price until we reach our quota.
  • Wholesale: Are purchased if they are not needed on our campus, but have a national demand. Up to 35% of the retail price may be paid for these books in resalable condition.
  • No Value: We do not buy photocopied course packets, damaged books, and most old editions.
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