Due to the ongoing situation surrounding the COVID-19 public health emergency, the used book sale will not be taking place for summer 2020.



  • Step 1 — Drop your books off
    Drop your books off at the CSU Members Centre. A list of eligible books (and prices) can be found here.

  • Step 2 — Wait
    We’ll make your books available for purchase for 70% of what it cost new and let you know once they’re sold.

  • Step 3 — Get paid
    If your books sell, we’ll cut you a cheque for 85% of what it sold for. If not, you can take them back.


  • Step 1 — Buy your books from us and save
    Visit the CSU Members Centre and tell us the author and title of your book. Prices can be found here. Pay by cash, credit, or debit.

  • Step 2 — You’re done. Now you just have to read them.
    We can’t help you with this part, sorry!

paid out to you as seller
cost of used books compared to new book price


We sell books at 70% of the “new” sticker price.

Generally, our used books are cheaper for buyers and our payouts are higher for sellers.

If your book does not sell, your book will be ready for you to pick up on Friday, January 31.

If your book sells, a cheque will be ready for you to pick up on Friday, January 31.

We will accept returns with a receipts until Monday, January 20.