Due to COVID-19, the Bookstore is now open on the North East campus during the following times:

Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Note: No appointment necessary, no prepared food or coffee is available at this time, and masks or face coverings are required.

For more information, please contact the bookstore at

The Cecil College Bookstore is conveniently located at the College's North East Campus on the first floor of the Technology Center.

Buy or Rent Textbooks (New, Used & Digital Options)

  • For textbook rentals, ​students must be at least 18 years old with a photo ID. Otherwise, a parent will need to accompany the student to rent textbooks. All rentals need to be secured with a credit card. Rentals need to be returned with no physical damage by their due date.
  • Search for required textbooks by visiting and using the “Find Textbooks” feature in the “Textbooks” dropdown navigation bar. You will need your current schedule to look up your required textbooks. You can also bring your current schedule to the Bookstore and we will assist you.
  • For online orders, please allow 3-5 business days for shipping.
  • Digital items have almost instant access! They are emailed within the hour, after purchase.

Returning Textbooks

For all returns, you must have the receipt for the textbook(s), and the item(s) must be in the original saleable condition. You can return textbooks within the first week of classes with just your receipt. To return them beyond that date (it must be within 30 days of the start date of the class), you will need a copy of the add\drop form for that class. Your refund will go back to the original form of payment (if you paid with a credit card, you must also bring that credit card for a refund). Our full return policy is located on

There are opportunities to sell back your textbooks during finals week of the fall & spring semesters! Please email us at or call (410) 287-5436 with any questions or for more information regarding selling back your textbooks.

Did You Know?

  • Students spend an average of $200 -$500 on textbooks.
  • You can use your financial aid in the Bookstore or on our website to purchase various items (*gift cards excluded).
  • We also have school supplies, laptops, and Cecil College gear!

Bookstore Hours

Days Hours
Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

For questions or assistance, please contact us at or call (410) 287-5436.

Have a great semester!

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Cecil College maintains this website to inform you of the many offerings and activities pertinent to the institution. We appreciate the trust you place in Cecil College, and we are committed to respecting your privacy and the security of your personal information. Our privacy statement, dated October 2006, describes the information we collect and how we use it. When using this site, you agree to the terms and conditions listed in the statement.

Privacy Statement

For each visitor to our web site, the web server automatically recognizes the visitor’s domain name. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information. No marketing databases are created as a result of your visit, nor are there any commercial uses made of any such data.

Cecil College does collect the following information:

  1. the domain name of visitors to our web page.
  2. aggregate information on what pages visitors access.
  3. certain technical information, such as the browser version and operating system.
  4. broad demographic information for aggregate use.
  5. the e-mail addresses of those who voluntarily communicate with us via e-mail.
  6. information volunteered by the visitor, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

The information collected is used:

  1. to improve the content of our web site.
  2. to analyze usage trends.
  3. to notify visitors about updates to our web site.
  4. by us to contact visitors for marketing purposes.

If you supply us with your postal address on-line, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

If you supply us with your telephone number on-line, you may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

If you contact us voluntarily via email, you may receive email messages from us with information regarding new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

The Cecil College web site may contain links and information from other institutions and/or organizations. Cecil is not responsible for the privacy practices of these institutions and/or organizations, access is at your own risk. Cecil College will not sell, rent, or lease your e-mail address to others. Cecil does not set any cookies.

If you have questions about this privacy statement, you may contact us by mail at the following address:

Communications Office
Cecil College
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD 21901

You may send e-mail to the Communications Office at You may call us at (410) 287-1000.

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