Books and Other Stuff


Robert Burnett Memorial Student Union

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Tashia Kuper
(785) 460-5500

The Trojan Trading Post

The Trojan Trading Post is at the site of the former Campus Bookstore in the Student Union. While all book orders are done online now, the Trading Post serves as a shipping and receiving location for textbooks.

The Trading Post also offers many popular products once carried by the Campus Bookstore, like school supplies and fan apparel. To curb those hungry times when campus dining is closed, food items such as snacks and cold drinks are available and are the cheapest on campus! 

Ordering Textbooks

Textbooks are available to rent or purchase through Colby Books. Though books may be available through other vendors, faculty recommend using the CCC portal to ensure students use the correct resources for classes. Books can be accessed in the following steps:

  1. Visit
  2. Under “Textbook Lookup,” select “lookup by student ID” or “lookup by course.”
  3. Returning customers can log in for faster ordering. Choose your preferred shipping method and payment type.
  4. You will receive a confirmation email with order tracking and pick-up information.
  1. The Bookstore will buy books at the wholesale price at anytime during the year.  The main Textbook Buyback is held at the end of each semester during final