Locations, Hours, and Parking


Bowdoin Bookstore in Smith Union

Summer Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
CLOSED Saturday-Sunday

Regular Hours:
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., when classes are in session.

Local phone: 207-725-3204
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Textbook Center in Coles Tower

The Textbook Center is CLOSED for the summer.

Regular Hours:

Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.,
every day classes are in session.

Local phone: 207-725-3738





Toll-Free phone for all locations: 1-800-524-2225

Location Map:

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      • The Textbook Center is located in the basement of Coles Tower.
      • The Bowdoin Bookstore is located on the second floor of Smith Union.



    Visitor parking is in north and south campus drive. (See the two driveways that run between Smith Union and the quad above)