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The Campus & Community Store is open to the public

We are carefully following COVID-19 precautions, including masking, sanitizing, and social distancing.

Swarthmore branded sweatshirts on display

Fall 2021 Dates and Hours

Swarthmore Campus & Community Store is open 10am to 6pm, Monday through Saturday.

August 23:  TAP funds are available and textbooks may be purchased in the Store or online.

August 29:  Sunday before the first day of class; Store open 10am to 6pm.

August 30:  Classes begin.

September 6: Labor Day, Open Noon to 4 p.m.

September 13:  Last day for textbook returns with receipt for refund.

November 8:  Last day to use TAP funds to purchase fall 2021 semester textbooks.

December 6 to 18:  Store will buy back textbooks from students.


We're your go-to spot for new and used textbooks, rentals, and buybacks.

Learn More About Textbooks

The Perfect Gift

Gift certificates are the perfect way to share the love of Swarthmore College.

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Graduation Gifts

Looking for something for your soon-to-be Alum? Try our line of Insignia Gifts!

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With a wide assortment of high-quality, reasonably priced t-shirts, sweatshirts, caps, and much more, the Campus & Community Store is your trusted spot for Swarthmore College clothing and gear.

The Bookstore offers an unbeatable variety of merchandise for every Swattie. From bags and totes, to water bottles and travel mugs, you're sure to find the perfect item for you or your loved ones.

All About Textbooks

We offer price comparison shopping for all required textbooks. Our one-stop shop saves you time and allows you to find the best option at the best price. In addition to our online price comparison tool, we offer a flexible return policy that mirrors campus add/drop deadlines, no sales tax on textbooks, a generous rental-return policy, and a free online reservation program to secure your textbooks prior to the start of classes.

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