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The Bookshop


The University Bookshop is centrally located on the Campus of the University of the West Indies Cave Hill. Owned and operated by the University, the Bookshop is a resource centre for students, faculty and staff offering a total shopping experience.
The University Bookshop specialises in the sale of academic and scholarly books. It offers required and recommended materials for courses, general books, magazines and newspapers. Merchandise available include laptops, computer accessories and supplies, cell phones and phone cards, confectionery, greeting cards, stamps, Campus wear and Campus memorabilia.

Services include document printing and binding, special ordering and reservation of texts. The Bookshop operates a Buy-Back programme at the end of the second Semester. The Bookshop accepts personal and company cheques, debit and credit cards and cash.

Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday 8.30 am - 6.00 pm
Friday 8.30 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday 9.00 am - 2.00 pm
Sunday & Holidays Closed
Semester Breaks Monday - Friday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Weekends & Holidays Closed

Latest News

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  • Dame Sandra Mason to receive Honorary Doctorate during a Special Convocation

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Reach Us

Tel: (246) 417-4515
Fax: (246) 417-4520
Senior Sales Assistant:
Mrs. Sandra Cumberbatch
Tel: (246) 417-4517
Management Consultant:
Mrs. Beverly Smith-Hinkson
Tel: (246) 417-4519