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Imagine arriving to your residence in September and your books are waiting for you! That's exactly how Books in Res works. Order your books online between July 15 and Aug. 29 and they'll be boxed up and waiting for when you arrive on Move-in Day!

Books in Res ordering period: July 15-Aug. 29, 2019

And this service is not limited to textbooks! You can also add course suppliesclothing and Home & Dorm Essentials like bedding, an energy-efficient mini fridge and microwave.

Everything will be waiting for you when you arrive. Just select ‘Pickup at MY DALHOUSIE UNIV RESIDENCE’ at check out.

Please note: Books in Res is only available to students living in residence. Mini-fridges and microwaves are available for delivery on the Halifax campus only.

You can even save money!

Use your DalCard to make your purchase and you'll receive 5% Back in your account. These funds can be used towards future bookstore purchases.


What to expect

Pre-ordered textbooks and dorm gear may be picked up at the following locations:

***Online Textbook Rental is NOT available through Books in Res***

Books in Res Frequently Asked Questions



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