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Sept., 2019

Dalhousie Storm Closure

Hurricane Dorian is expected to impact Nova Scotia on Saturday, Sept. 7.

Due to incoming Hurricane Dorian, both Halifax and Truro Campuses will close Saturday, Sept. 7

The Bookstore located in the lower level Student Union Building will also be closed on Saturday, Sept. 7 and Sunday's hours of operation are dependant on when the Halifax campus re-opens. 

Please watch or download the DAL SAFE app to be notified of updates. 

The Dalhousie Bookstore wishes everyone a safe weekend.




Aug. 19, 2019

Books in Res

Books in Res service has been restored!

We're happy to inform our customers that our Books in Res service is once again operational.

We apolgoize for any invconvenience this may have caused and thank everyone for their patience.

Haven't ordered your textbooks for delivery to your residnece?

Order before Aug. 29, and your books and other Dorm Essentials we be waiting for your by the time you arrive on Move-in Day!






Aug. 2, 2019

Now Open Sundays

The SUB Bookstore is now open 7 days a week!

We are pleased to inform our customers that the Bookstore located in the lower level Student Union Building is now open Sundays from 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Sunday Shopping at the Bookstore beginning Sunday, Aug. 4!



July 9, 2019

Weekly Book Buyback

Cancelled for Wednesday, July 10.

Due to construction taking place inside the Book Buyback / Returns Office, we will be unable to run our weekly Buyback on Wednesday, July 10.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Bonus Buyback

For this trouble we are running a bonus Buyback on Monday, July 15 in addition to our regularly scheduled weekly on Wednesday, July 17.





Year-end Inventory

Our year-end inventory will begin March 29.

Due to year-end inventory, all Dal Bookstore locations will close for the following dates:

Friday, March 29

The Sexton Campus Bookstore and Agricultural Campus Bookstores will close for all of Friday, March 29 and re-open Monday, April 1 at 9:00am.

Monday, April 1

The main Bookstore located in the lower level SUB will close for all of Monday, April 1 and re-open at 9:00am on Tuesday, April 2.


Online Store

Please note that due to this inventory period, there will be a delay in shipping online orders between March 28 and April 2.

To ensure timely delivery of an online purchase, we encourage customers to complete their purchase before 2:00 pm on Thursday, March 28. After this time, we will not be able to access product for processing of orders until 9:00 am on Tuesday, April 2.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank our customers for their patience.