Textbooks: Information and Purchasing

Textbooks, Online Access Codes, and Supplies

ost Ohlone classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. These purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore. Students may go to the Ohlone College Bookstore website to find the textbook(s), access codes (also known as keys), or supplies for their class(es).

Students may also be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with the instructor.

Two Ohlone students browsing textbooks in the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Ohlone College Bookstore

Books and supplies may be purchased at the Ohlone College Bookstore located on the first floor of the Hochler Student Center online on the Bookstore website. Cash, personal checks (check the Bookstore website for Check Policy), Visa, MasterCard, and American Express are all accepted.

Please check the Ohlone College Bookstore website or call the Bookstore at (510) 659-6061 for store hours.

Ohlone College Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies

Textbooks for classes taught at the Newark Center for Health Sciences and Technology may be ordered online at  Ohlone College Bookstore website or purchased through the Ohlone College Bookstore on the Fremont campus (Building 5, first floor). Refer to Bookstore information for the Newark Center for more information. Please check the Ohlone College Bookstore website for hours.

Online Orders: Textbooks and more

Books may be ordered online at Ohlone College Bookstore website and picked up at the Fremont campus Bookstore or shipped to the student's home. A shipping charge will be added for home deliveries. For complete details about the online program, visit the Ohlone College Bookstore website.

Book Buybacks

The Bookstore buys textbooks year-round. Visit the Ohlone College Bookstore, Building 5, second floor, Fremont campus) to receive additional information.

Textbook Costs

At anytime, you can check on cost and/or purchase textbooks specific to a course/instructor by going to the Ohlone College Bookstore website at www.ohloneshop.com. Please use the textbook search tool located on the Bookstore website.

Here is a screenshot of the results of a "search by course" using the Bookstore's textbook search tool:

Screenshot: Results of a search by course using the Bookstore's textbook search tool.