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COVID-19 update regarding textbooks:

Because recent events may have caused you to lose access to your textbooks. Please consider the following options:

  • Communicate to your instructor that you don't currently have access to your textbook. Ask if other options are available.
  • If applicable, schedule a time to retrieve your textbook from your residence hall. See

KU Campus Resources

Academic Achievement & Access Center (AAAC)

The mission of the Academic Achievement & Access Center (AAAC) is to help students have full and equal access to all facilities, classes, events and activities at the University; engage in active and collaborative learning; and attain their academic and personal goals. The AAAC provides supplemental instruction, tutoring services, and individual consultations for academic skill development. Students with disabilities can also request accessible print materials and note-taking accommodations for classes.

  • Location: Strong Hall, Room 22
  • Phone: 785-864-4064   Email:

‚Äč KU Bookstore

The KU Bookstore provides students with options to purchase new, used or online textbooks. The bookstore also provides a price comparison tool so students can find the best price for their textbooks. Students can also rent textbooks to significantly reduce costs.

  • Location: Kansas Union, Second Floor
  • Phone: 785-864-5263   Email:

KU Libraries

The KU Libraries provide a variety of different services related to finding and requesting materials. In some cases, there are options for students to request textbooks (if available) that may be on reserve for certain courses or can be requested from other libraries. Students can also request articles, documents and books through the libraries, generally at no extra cost for the student.

KU Writing Center

The KU Writing Center provides free writing consultations to students in-person and online. You can make an appointment with the writing center online.

  • Location: Anschutz Library, Room 424
  • Phone: 785-864-2399   Email:

Technology Supplies

See the Technology resource page to find information on computer resources and software available to students for free/at reduced costs.

Textbook Expenses

See the Emergency Funds list for KU grant resources that assist with required books and supplies needs.

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