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Summer Term Buyback

August 14th-31st

Monday - Thursday

10am - 4pm


Missed Buyback?

Check out our alternative options through this link:Missed Buyback


  • Check your book's value above. Enter in the ISBN (13 digit number above the barcode on your book)

    Get funds for books you no longer need!


    At The End of Each Term:
    • Check our website during finals week to find out the value of your books. (not all books have resale value)
    • Please bring your textbooks to the Salem Campus Bookstore during finals week. No appointment necessary. 
    • Shipped books must be postmarked by Thursday of buyback week (August 31st). Any Shipments postmarked after, we will consider donations for the Library.
    • We will offer cash or place funds on your student account. Your choice.
    • Enclose name, address and student I.D. number for mail in and drop box. 
    • How much money do I get back? If we need the book for the next term, you will receive the price quoted at the time of buyback. If we don't need the book, you get what the used book wholesaler will pay us. Sadly, some books are worth nothing!


    The following textbooks are not considered for buyback.

    • Water Damaged (This includes minimal water damage)
    • Excessive Highlighting
    • Missing components, such as CD's
    • Writing in ink
    • Excessive writing in pencil
    • Excessive odor
    • Workbooks/Study Guides
    • Severely curled covers
    • Instructors or Annotated copies
    • Books marked "Free Copy"
    • International editions
    • Used access codes

    Send books to:
    Chemeketa Community College Bookstore
    Attn: Buyback
    4000 Lancaster Dr. N.E.
    Salem, OR 97305

    If you bring your textbooks into the store for buyback, it must be during final exams week only. Pictured ID is required.

  • Buyback Information

    Search for Buyback Information by ISBN

    Add an ISBN to your buyback list by typing the number into the Enter ISBN: field. Click the Add ISBN to List button to build your list.

    You may remove an ISBN by selecting the number and clicking the Remove ISBN button.

    View My Buyback Alert List

    Click the link below to view ISBNs in your current buyback alert list. This list may also include books you have previously purchased through this site.

    View My Buyback Alert List
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