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Campus Bookstore

Campus Bookstore


The services and hours for the Campus Bookstore


The Campus Bookstore is located in the Bailey Student Services Building (#5 on our campus map) at the main Asheville campus, and they can be reached at (828) 398-7227. They sell all needed course materials for curriculum and Continuing Education classes. They also sell classroom supplies, art supplies, college apparel, drinks, and snacks.


The hours of operation are listed on the Bookstore website.

Payment Options

The Bookstore accepts the following forms of payment:

  • Cash
  • Debit/credit card: The Bookstore accepts Mastercard and Visa, but not Discover card.
  • Personal check: Make the check out to "A-B Tech Bookstore." You'll need to show your driver's license or government-issued photo ID and provide your street address and phone number.
  • Financial Aid: During specific days of each semester, students receiving financial aid may buy books using financial aid funds.

The Bookstore is not able to accept money orders.

Buy Books Online

You can also buy books online through the A-B Tech Bookstore. Go to bookstore.abtech.edu and click "Textbook Lookup," and then enter the course information. You'll be able to look up individual classes and see which books are needed.

Copy Services

You can also make copies at the Bookstore. It's 10 cents per page for black and white copies and 25 cents per page for color copying.

Return Policy

Returns or exchanges of textbooks may be made at the Bookstore up to seven days after the class begins. A sales receipt is required. New books must be in new and resalable condition. Returns of supplies may be made at the Bookstore up to seven days after purchase. A sales receipt is required for all returns. If you paid by credit or debit card, be sure to bring the card with you.

Bookstore Gift Cards

Gift cards for the Campus Bookstore are available and can be obtained from the register in the Bookstore.


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