University of East London John Smith
Welcome to John Smith’s at UEL
We hope that you will enjoy using our services either through this online site or instore at our campus student stores at Docklands and Stratford. Whichever option you choose, we are confident that you will discover our service to be efficient, professional, friendly and, above all, human!
Student Store Services
John Smith’s at the University of East London stocks an extensive range of textbooks and background reading materials with a particular focus on the key strengths of the University, including:
- Social Sciences
- Art & Fashion
Our student store also stocks stationery, art materials, digital products and other study related products and offers a full range of additional customer services:
- book ordering for titles not in stock
- worldwide mail order service
- secondhand textbooks, sale and buyback (nb: see below for details)
- reading list information for lecturers and students
- credit account facilities for businesses and academic institutions
- book tokens, sold and redeemed
In addition to this, our Docklands branch offers a wide range of food and drink, newspapers and magazines and grocery and household products.
To take advantage of our textbook buyback service, please come and see us in the campus student store or email us at Docklands quoting the ISBNs (on the back of the book) of any titles you would like us to consider – we will reply as soon as possible.
NB: Stratford are not currently buying back books.
Easy Payment & Quick Delivery
See our Help pages for Payment and Postage options
Online Ordering and Fulfilment
Our aim is always to fulfil orders as quickly as possible. However, please note that the stock availability shown on the website does NOT always reflect our campus shop stock as we are constantly selling products through our physical shop. Before travelling to the bookshop, please contact us directly to find out if we have particular titles in stock.
Prices shown on the website may not always reflect actual prices instore and some promotions are exclusive, either to the website or local campus bookshop.
Customer Service Support
Our bookshop team includes experienced, professional booksellers who have considerable experience of the local academic market and of the relevant core textbooks and related course materials. For help or advice, please feel free to contact us.