UTC Library groundbreaking (Photo by UTC Library)

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, also known as UTC or simply Chattanooga, is a public university in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Established in 1886, the school currently has a student population of about 13,000. Most of the students at UTC are enrolled in undergraduate programs. The athletic teams at the university are called the Mocs, and Scrappy the Mocking Bird is the school mascot. Chattanooga students can choose from the following options when buying their textbooks:

The UTC Bookstore is the official on-campus textbook provider at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. It is located right on campus at 651 East Fifth Street, #A. When shopping here, you can rest assured that you’re getting the correct materials for your courses. The UTC Bookstore sells brand new textbooks, used textbooks for savings of up to 25%, textbooks rentals for up to 50% off, and digital e-textbooks for savings of up to 60% off. Buying used and renting books are the most effective ways to save money on them. Open Tuesday through Friday, the store also will buy back your used textbooks and has a reasonable return policy for students who drop their courses prior to the add/drop deadline so that they can return the materials they no longer need for a refund. There’s an exclusive Russell athletic gear shop here along with tons of Mocs apparel and gear. Additionally, students can purchase school supplies, discounted computer hardware and software, and plenty of other items. The store works with local retailers to offer special discounts at these stores as well.

H&M Books is a well-established off-campus, independent textbook store in downtown Chattanooga. Located near the UTC campus at 4177 South Creek Road. H&M Books offers great low prices on textbooks for all college students in the Chattanooga area. The store is open Monday through Friday. New, used, and textbooks for rent are all available. You can sell your books to the store all year long no matter where you originally got them and if they were new or used at the time of purchase. The store opened in 2008 and has always been committed to offering great service and great prices.

Another option is University Textbooks of Chattanooga. Located at 422 Vine Street, this bookstore offers new, used, and rentals for college students at Chattanooga State University and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Bring in your booklist to the store and a friendly staff member will help you find the books you need so that you can get in, get out, and get on with your studies. Call the store at 423-756-3257 for more information.