All students are required to bring their printed Class Schedule with Student ID/ Card to ensure that they get the correct books.This is to ensure that you receive the correct textbooks for your class.  Please contact the manager at HCC Bookstore in case of a dispute on your credit card. The first day to use Financial Aid, Scholarship or Grant money for Spring Semester in accordance with Federal Guidelines is January 3rd, 2018!  FInancial Aid closes for bookstore purchases on Friday, January 26, 2018! The first day of instruction for Spring Semester is January 8th, 2018! (Online book orders using FA, grants etc., will be processed on this day or within 24 hours of receiving your order)  All refunds must be accompanied with a receipt and packaged books with/ access codes/software must be unopened.  A 10% re-stocking fee may be applied to any returned books. For your graduation needs including invitations, class rings, etc.: You will find many useful items to help you get through the school year in the college bookstore. If there's something we don't cover here, or if there's something you're looking for that you can't find, please let us know. Your Store Manager is Myra R. Anderson. Please feel free to contact Myra or any member of our dedicated staff to assist you with any questions or special needs you may have.  All the contact information for the bookstore manager and staff are listed below. We accept VISA, Master Card, Discover and American Express.

NOTE: The last day to use your FInancial Aid Summer semester for bookstore purchases is May 21st, 2018.

Online Bookstore Buy or rent your books online!

Use the above link to check books, prices and order your books or check for your ISBN numbers. You will need your Colleague ID number and your schedule to place your book order. We cannot process telephone orders; all orders must be processed via this order site.

Textbook Rentals Agreement

The HCC Bookstore only has RENTAL available for IN-STORE ONLY. Book Rental is available in-store only with a working credit card.  We cannot process a Rental Order without valid credit card, expiration date & 3 digit security code.  Click the link above – then click on “Textbooks and Course Materials” to look up your books or purchase books for the semester. (Please note; prices and books are subject to change!) Our next Book-Buy-Back will be July 31st and August 1,  starting at 9 AM. Book Buy Back is in store only and  an HCC Student ID Card is REQUIRED in order to sell books back in the store. No books shipped into the bookstore will be accepted for Book-Buy-Back. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact the HCC Bookstore at 828-565-4127.

ATTENTION: The Bookstore cannot process a Book Rental without an Active/Working Credit Card including the  Expiration Date and the 3 Digit Security Code.  If this is not included in your Book Order, the order will be delayed! We do not ship Book Rentals— Rental Books are available In-Store Only.

Bookstore Hours Monday - Thursday - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday with limited hours during semester breaks. Extended Hours At The Beginning Of Each Semester. Refund Policy: Refunds are issued up to 15 CALENDAR DAYS from the first day of class for fall or Spring Semesters or 7 CALENDAR DAYS from the first day of class for summer or Mini-Semesters. Students must present bookstore receipt for refund: No Exceptions.   NOTE: The entire Refund Policy is printed on the back of your Bookstore Receipt. Contact Us -- Phone: 828-565-4127 or Email: Address: 185 Freedlander Drive Clyde, NC 28721. 

Mission Statement/ Purpose: The mission/purpose of the bookstore is to support the educational facility for each student, faculty, community member and our suppliers with quality, honesty and courteous service. We will strive to give our students the latest resources through new information technologies. The students’ trust will be earned in a professional, knowledgeable, courteous and responsive manner, working to build long-term relationships.

Outcomes: The students’ need for required textbooks and material are met in a timely and friendly manner. Operational hours and online services meet the needs of our students.


Important Information


  • Brenda W. Fannon
    Operations Technician
    Phone number: 565-4127
    Office/building: 1521A, Student Services