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James McGill Signature Collection

The founder of McGill University is immortalized with a statue on campus to symbolize excellence-the hallmark of McGill! You can now wear this symbol with pride!

James McGill Signature Collection

McGill Branded Adidas Gear

Go "all-in" with Adidas sports wear. Swing by the Bookstore and check out our latest collection of McGill branded sports gear.

Fall Semeter- Course Materials

Purchase your course materials for the start of the Fall semester today! You can now purchase your textbooks, course packs and other course materials in-store and online.


Please note the McGill Bookstore and the McGill Computer Store will be closed Monday October 12th for Thanskgiving.

Who We Are

The Bookstore is open year round and carries new and used textbooks and custom courseware as well as reference and general books, stationery, office supplies, McGill insignia and confectionery. For more information please do not hesitate to contact our special orders desk. They can be reached by email at specialorder [dot] bookstore [at] mcgill [dot] ca or by telephone at 514-398-3657.

Ways to Save Money:

We are continuously adopting new practices and services to try and provide the best value to our customers. The following are ways to help save you money with regards to course materials.

  • Textbook rentals: You can now opt to rent your books instead of purchasing them. This option can save you up to 40% of the original cost.
  • Digital course packs: We build course packs in house to save you money on books. This year we have introduced digital course packs for additional savings. You can save 40-50% of the original print cost when you opt to purchase a digital course pack.
  •  Used textbooks: We offer used textbooks for many of the courses taught at McGill. This option reduces the price of a book significantly.
  •  Textbook Buyback: We buy back books from students all year round. This option can save you up to 50% of the original value of the book