Textbook Rental Companies


  • 3 million titles.

  • Return book within 21 days - no questions asked.

  • Free shipping -both ways, express shipping available.

  • If book is unacceptable, 123TextbookRentals ships another one (no shipping cost.)

  • Extend rental at any time for prorated daily rate.

  • Book will never cost more than the purchase price.

Barnes and Noble

  • 21 day return guarantee -- no questions asked. Full refund (minus shipping).

  • Rent textbook for 60, 90 or 130 days with option to extend or purchase.

  • Return shipping is free.

  • If your book is judged to be not longer suitable for use when you return it, you will be charged for a replacement.

  • If the book is not returned after the second automatic 15 day extension it will be converted into a purchase.

Campus Books

  • Doesn't rent textbooks directly, but does have a cracking good search engine for finding the best price on a textbook - either rent or purchase.

  • Local search, library and bookstore pickup. Search on CampusBooks and you could have your textbook the same day.

  • App tells you if local library has the textbook you need.

  • Has price alert messaging service. Enter the price maximum you want to pay and they will email or direct message you a price alert when it appears. Up to 3 books.

  • Supports literacy charities.