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Book Ordering Procedure

Lycoming College Bookstore Opens 05/30/19

Welcome to MBS Direct

MBS Direct has partnered with you school to provide a customized online bookstore. This bookstore is built around a course-driven system that ensures you order and receive the right book, right ton time. Your textbooks and course materials are shipped from a state-of-the-art warehouse that is fully operational 24 hours a day, 5 days a week.

As you purchase your course materials, keep your eyes open for Guaranteed Buyback titles. When you select these in-demand items, you will see the minimum amount you can expect when you sell your books back to MBS Direct*. This lets you take into account the actual cost of ownership for each GBB title.

Our books are covered by a flexible and concise return policy that makes sense.

Ordering from MBS Direct

  • Visit your school's Online Bookstore
  • Select your courses from your schedule
  • View your course materials and select your preferred format
  • Check out
  • Select Guaranteed Buyback titles and save up to 70% off your course materials

Our customer contact center is open 24/7, ready to take your order or answer your questions. Call them at 1-800-325-3252 or email them at

Please visit your online bookstore for your school's customized return policy and customer service help.

Save More With MBS Direct

Save up to 95% off list price
Purchase your course materials at marketplace value.

Save up to 80% off the list price
Cut physical publication costs by going digital.

Guaranteed Buyback:
Save up to 70%
Know the true cost of owning your book up front with a buyback price quote.

Save up to 60% off the list price
Cheaper than buying, just return your books at the end of term.

Save up to 25% off list price
Get the same books in used, verified condition, for less.


8/12/19 - 8/16/19

*Get FREE SHIPPING on purchases $99 and over made through MBS

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