The Southern University Dancing Dolls (Photo by JR)

Southern University is a public university in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Southern University is a school that is historically black, and it was founded in 1880. Its annual student enrollment today is over 7,300 with students majoring in a wide variety of subjects. Located on a large urban campus, Southern University is home to a number of athletic teams known as the Jaguars. Columbia blue and gold are the school colors. When it comes to textbooks, Southern University students know how important it is to shop around for books in order to claim the best possible deals on them – and to save as much money as they can. Here are the best options on textbooks:

The Southern University Bookstore is the official campus textbook store at the school. It’s located in the heart of campus at 500 Jesse Stone Avenue. This store carries all of the required and recommended materials on every student’s book list. Options on books include new ones, used ones, rentals, and digital ones. Open Monday through Friday, you can also preorder your books at this store and sell back any used textbooks to recoup some cash for them. Discounted technology items, graduation gear, team apparel, and school supplies are just some of the many other things you can purchase here. A convenient thing about this store is that you can order many of the items online.

Co-Op Bookstore in downtown Baton Rouge is a family owned and operated textbook provider that has served students and the local communities since 1933. It is located in the South Gate Village Shopping Center at 3960 Burbank Drive. The Co-Op Bookstore is in a convenient spot for students to visit and also serves LSU students. It has a longstanding reputation the area and carries a massive inventory of new and used textbooks at great prices. The store is also stocked with plenty of in art supplies and other relevant items. School supplies can are available, too. You can shop in the store or buy just about everything in its inventory online. Overall, it’s a top-notch off-campus textbook outlet to check out.

Chimes Textbook Exchange, located at 268 West Chimes Street in downtown Baton Rouge, is another nice local and independent textbook provider. If you have textbooks that you want to get rid of and get something for them at the same time, check out this bookstore to exchange your textbooks for new ones. You can also order books online in advance to avoid the mad rush and then pick them up at the store when it’s convenient for you for no extra charge.

Finally, Textbook Rentals of Baton Rouge at 5521 Florida Boulevard offers a ton of textbooks for rent. Textbook Rentals has terrific low prices on its rentals as well. The good thing about renting your books is that you can save money on them and get them out of your closet once the semester is over.