Beginning November 30, Polk State College’s bookstores will offer in-person services for a limited number of dates in December 2020 and January 2021. The College’s bookstores, located on the Lakeland and Winter Haven campuses, will be open to allow convenient access for students to return textbooks, complete textbook buyback transactions, and purchase or rent instructional materials for the spring semester.
The bookstores will be open for in-person services on the following dates and times:
A step-by-step guide that explains how to buy or rent course material online is available here: www.polk.edu/wp-content/uploads/How-to-Place-an-Online-Order-Student-Updated-8-6-20.pdf. Dual enrollment students who are enrolled in courses that are scheduled as hybrid classes on a Polk State campus or online with Polk State instructors should follow these instructions.
Dual enrollment students who are enrolled in courses that are scheduled as hybrid classes at their high schools or online with teachers from their high schools will receive their books from their high schools.
Students will receive an email when their orders are ready to be shipped or picked up curbside. With curbside pickup, students can park in designated spaces, call the bookstore, and receive their order in the parking lot. Maps of the parking areas and more information about curbside pickup are available on the bookstore page: www.polk.edu/student-life/polk-state-college-bookstores.
For further assistance, students can call the Barnes and Noble Customer Care Line at 1-844-932-6657.
For First Days Access textbook savings information please navigate to First Days Access.
RETURN TEXTBOOK RENTALS
Students may return rented textbooks free by printing the shipping label below:
Free shipping label to return textbook rentals.