Polk State College Bookstores
Please Note: Polk State College’s on-campus bookstores will be open for in-person services from April 12 through May 17, 2021.
The bookstores will be open for in-person services during these periods:
- April 12 – May 7 | Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Closed Saturdays
- May 10 – May 14 | Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- May 17 | Monday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- Beginning May 18, the bookstores will return to phone, email, and curbside service only. Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Both bookstores will continue to offer online ordering, delivery by mail, and curbside pickup. Additionally, Polk State’s bookstores are offering free returns by mail for rental textbooks. Students should visit the Rental Return page on the online bookstore site to create a $5 UPS label. Students will need their order ID to complete the transaction.
IS THE BOOKSTORE OPEN ON CAMPUS?
During Phase II of Polk State College’s Return to Campus Plan, the on-campus bookstores are closed to in-person services with some exceptions to allow for safe, convenient access to instructional materials. Please monitor this page and polk.edu for special dates for in-person services. Additionally, the online bookstore is always open for course material selection and delivery.
My College Bookstore App
The My College Bookstore app offers exclusives and discounts, from the bookstore site, Apple’s App Store, or Google Play. Click here for more information.
HOW TO PLACE AN ONLINE ORDER
A step-by-step guide that explains how to buy or rent course material online is available here.
Students can now buy books through the online order option and can receive books by mail or through curbside pickup on the Lakeland or Winter Haven campus.
Students will receive an email when their orders are ready to be shipped or picked up curbside. With curbside pickup, students can park in designated spaces, call the bookstore, and receive their order in the parking lot. Maps of the parking areas are available below. Curbside pick-up is Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please note that when picking up books, students must have a photo ID.
Monday – Friday – Closed to visitors but available by phone 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday – Closed
Lakeland Campus | email@example.com | 863.665.8431
Winter Haven Campus | firstname.lastname@example.org | 863.299.3325
The Online Bookstore can be accessed via polk.bncollege.com