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UNO Bookstore

Charge your UNO Bookstore purchases (in-store AND online: to your UNO Student Account, including textbooks, supplies, apparel & more! You can charge up to $1500 per semester. You must have your MavCard to charge to your student account.



6001 Dodge Street
Milo Bail Student Center, 1st floor
Omaha, NE 68182-0045

Scott Dickey, Manager
Kathy Yates, General Merchandise Manager
Dale Davis, Course Materials Manager
Jacinda Brooks, Operations Manager

Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 6:00pm
Friday: 7:30am - 5:00pm

Extended hours at the beginning and end of each semester. Please call for details.

Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 6:00pm
Friday: 7:30am - 5:00pm

Please call for details. (402) 554-2336


Art & Engineering supplies
Textbooks (new, used & rental )
School supplies & backpacks
UNO Maverick sportswear & memorabilia
Computer software & electronics
Graduation announcements and diploma frames
Greeting cards
Best Sellers
References, study aids, & Cliff Notes
Dictionaries foreign & English
Gift cards

UNO Bookstore Mission Statement

The Bookstore was established as a support service for students, faculty and staff at UNO. The Bookstore's purpose is to provide goods and services students need to complete the academic process, and enhance their university experience.
Prices on all items are reasonable and competitive. Any revenue generated is returned to the student through facilities and services provided by the Milo Bail Student Center.

The UNO Bookstore offers a wide variety of services in addition to the sale of textbooks and school supplies necessary for classes taught at the University. Noteworthy services provided by the Bookstore are the purchase and sale of used books.
Bookstore purchases can be paid by cash, MavCard, American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa (and by check if you are currently enrolled UNO student) or charged to your UNO student account.

I want to

Rent my textbooks
Now you can rent many of your textbooks from the UNO Bookstore! There are over 1000 titles available for rent. It's easy! Just rent, use and return. You can shop at or come into the store! If you decide to rent instead of purchasing, you will be asked to provide a debit or credit card to secure the rental.
Find where is the Bookstore located
We are on the first floor, south entrance. of the Milo Bail Student Center.
Find the textbooks
Textbooks are located downstairs in the Bookstore.
What is the difference between a refund and book-buy-back?
A refund is giving you full purchase price for an item you have purchased, within a specified time limit IF it is in the same condition as when purchased. (Example: if you drop a class, return your books for a REFUND within the first two (2) weeks of class (first (1) week of summer session). Buy-back is when the Bookstore pays you cash for current edition textbooks that you have finished using.
When is the best time to sell back books?
During "BOOK BUY BACK WEEK", when we have compiled a list of books being used the next semester, we offer up to 50% of the new list price.
Can I still sell my books if I miss finals week?
Yes, we offer "wholesale prices" anytime during the year.

Wholesale prices are set by private companies that buy books no longer used on this campus for resale to other bookstores.
How does the Bookstore determine what books are being used?
We send textbook requisition forms to faculty for each course being offered asking them to list books that they will require or have as optional for the next semester.
Why are books marked "required" and "optional"?
If a book is required by the instructor you must have it for that class.

Optional means it is recommended. You do not have to purchase the book but it may be helpful in the class.
Why might the Bookstore be out of stock on a Textbook?
There are several reasons we may run out of a book: Enrollment may be larger than estimated, books may not be available from the publisher, textbook selection information has not been received from the instructor.
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