Book Buyback after Summer term will be: Aug 13 - 16 in Ontario; Friday, Aug 17 in Caldwell.
Books are usually available a month before each term starts. Products like pens, paper, batteries, art supplies, backpacks and computer accessories can be purchased at the store, as well as TVCC-branded t-shirts, sweatshirts, caps and other apparel. The TVCC Bookstore carries a wide variety of supplies and text books. The store is located on the south side of the Four Rivers Cultural Center adjacent to the Student Services office. You may reach the bookstore by phone during regular hours by calling (541) 881-5750. The Caldwell Bookstore is located on the main level and can be reached at 208-455-6832.
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday: Closed
Other Bookstore Closures:
July 2-3 Closed for Inventory
July 23-26 Closed for remodel
Summer Caldwell Bookstore Hours:
Closed July and August
Please call the Ontario Bookstore at (541) 881-5750 or ask at the Caldwell front desk for assistance.
The TVCC Bookstore orders and stocks all instructional textbooks for the convenience of students. Books are available to students for purchase prior to the start of each term. If students choose to obtain textbooks by other means, instructors are under no obligation to accommodate students because of shipping delays or other problems associated with acquiring textbooks from other sources. It is the student's responsibility to have required books for the first day of class regardless of how the books are obtained.
Textbook publishers have strict policies for returns, this determines the bookstore's return policy, which is as follows:
Receipt is required for all returns!
A full refund will be given during first week of classes only! Returns processed the second week of classes will be charged a 10% restocking fee. No returns of books are accepted after the second week of classes!
All sales of workbooks, study guides and lab manuals are final.
Shrink wrapped books and access codes must be returned with shrink wrap and or seal not broken.
All rental books have the same return policy
Deadlines on the refund policy are posted each term. Students are advised to keep all sales slips. Sales receipts are required to protect all parties involved and to help eliminate refunds paid on stolen or lost books. Any defective book will be replaced free of charge, please return it as soon as possible.
Apparel and supplies may be returned within 14 days after purchase,Items must be free of damage and in original packaging, we reserve the right to refuse a refund for any merchandise not in resalable condition!
Used Book Buy Back
Up to 50% of the purchase price will be paid for used books that are needed for future terms. Buy back is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. during finals week. Call for more information, 541-881-5750.
Current editions of books not needed for upcoming term, may be purchased by a used book company during finals week of each term; prices vary. Please note: buy back is split between Ontario and Caldwell Centers during finals week!