University Of Greenwich Bookshop

University Of Greenwich Bookshop

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Welcome to the online local pages of John Smith’s bookshops at the University of Greenwich.

We hope that you will enjoy using our services either through this online site or instore at our campus bookshops. Whichever option you choose, we are confident that you will discover our service to be efficient, professional, friendly and, above all, human!

University Of Greenwich Bookshop

Bookshop ServicesJohn Smith’s bookshops at the University of Greenwich stock an extensive range of textbooks and background reading materials with a particular focus on the key strengths of the University, including:

  • Business
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Politics

Our bookshops also stock stationery, computer consumables and other related products and offer 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

Easy Payment & Quick Delivery

We accept VISA, Mastercard, Switch/Maestro, Delta and SOLO credit/debit cards. If the book is in stock, it will be despatched promptly for delivery by your selected method.

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.

Secondhand Buyback

At certain times of the year, November-December and May-July, we will be looking to buy back specific textbooks which are still in very good condition. To take advantage of this, please email us at with the ISBN numbers of the books you would like us to consider for buy back. Please note, T&C’s apply and the manager’s decision is final.

University Of Greenwich Bookshop

Online Ordering & Fulfilment

Please note the following important information:

  • If you order from the main online site, your order will be supplied from our online fulfilment centre with postage charges/options as outlined on the checkout pages.
  • If you order any titles featured on our local branch homepage, your order will be passed directly to the bookshop, with postage charges as follows:
    • UK Second Class- £2 plus £1.00 per item up to £5.00
    • UK First Class – £3.50 plus £1.50 per item up to £6.50
    • UK Courier – £2.50 plus 15% of the value of the order
    • Overseas Airmail – £12.50 standard charge plus £4.00 per item for all orders.
    • Europe Airmail – £5.99 standard charge plus £1.99 per item for all orders.
    • USA Airmail – £4.50 standard charge plus £3.00 per item for all orders.

    NB: We will notify you if because of extra weight an overseas shipment will be more expensive than we have quoted.

  • Our aim is always to fulfil orders as quickly as possible. However, please note that the stock availability shown on the website does NOT reflect our campus bookshop stock but that which is held for despatch by our online fulfilment centre. Before travelling to the bookshop, please contact us directly to find out if we have a 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.
  • Please note that orders not fulfilled within 60 days will automatically be cancelled.