Downtown Salt Lake City from the Utah campus (Photo by Garrett)

The University of Utah is a large public institution of higher education in Salt Lake City, Utah. Originally established in 1850, it is the state’s oldest university. The school currently has over 30,000 students enrolled in classes, the majority of whom are undergraduates. The athletic teams at Utah are called the Utes, and the school mascot is named Swoop. Utah students know how important it is to shop around for textbooks. Here are the best places to look on campus and around the Salt Lake City area:

The University Campus Store is the official textbook outlet serving the community of the University of Utah. It is located in the heart of campus at 270 South 1500 East. The staff att his bookstore works directly with the school’s faculty, so students know they are buying the exact books and materials for their classes. Another good thing about the store is that all of its profits go directly back to the university to fund student organizations and other financial efforts. To get your textbook list, all you have to do is visit the store’s website and enter you course information. You can then choose from a variety of book options, including new books, used books, rent textbooks, and digital books. The store sells all kinds of Utes apparel for fans of all ages. Other merchandise for sale includes discounted technology items, graduation supplies, and gifts.

Green Textbooks is a Salt Lake City-based online bookstore specializing in used college textbooks. Because this company is based out of Utah, you will ikely find a bigger selection of University of Utah textbooks on this site. You can also buy other books, DVD’s, and CD’s, which are all used and are very inexpensive. Because this is an online-only store, you can buy books 24/7 and have them shipped quickly to avoid the big rush on campus.

Bucks4Books is a great place to sell your used textbooks. B4B has a location in downtown Salt Lake City close to the Utah campus at 1330 East 200 South. This store offers some of the best prices on buybacks, so if your closet is packed with used textbooks, bring them in and get some cash while also making room for your new books. They also work with charities and other fantastic organizations, meaning your money is going to a good cause when you sell them to B4B.

Weller Book Works has sold new, used, and rare textbooks in Salt Lake City since 1929. It is located right downtown at 665 East 600 South. You can find tons of used books at great prices when shopping here, which includes a nice selection of academic books and other general titles. This store has a great reputation, and the staff will work with you to make sure you get the right books at the best prices.