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The Bookstore is TEMPORARILY CLOSED due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Summer School 2020
Summer Textbook information is available now on our online Bookstore. Ordering will begin June 1. 

Students can now select store pick up at El Camino College Bookstore for their online orders.  Students should wait for a confirmation email that their order has been processed. Online textbook orders for Summer 2020 can be picked up  at the bookstore windows starting during the following hours.

June 29 – July 1     9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
July 6 – July 9   9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
July 13 July 16   9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Students can park on the first level of  parking Lot C (free), follow the signs to the bookstore, wear a mask and maintain social distance. When students arrive to the bookstore follow the instructions posted and they can pick up their books. Only order pick up will be handled at the windows.  

Spring 2020 Textbook Rental Returns
Book ReturnThe El Camino College Bookstore has installed a Textbook Rental Return box on the southeast side of Lot C parking structure (between the stairway and the turnaround loop at Lemoli and Manhattan Beach; See image on the right). Information has been sent to the student’s email address on what outstanding textbooks they have with the bookstore for the Spring 2020 semester. A follow-up email will be sent informing the students that the box is ready to accept returns. The deadline to return Textbook Rentals is June 25, 2020.

Faculty and Staff: If your students have not received an email from the bookstore in regards to their outstanding Spring 2020 rental textbooks please have them send an email to

Textbook Buyback
Textbook Buyback will be performed online for students wishing to sell back textbooks that were purchased (not rented books). We will announce the process for buyback via an email to the ECC community and we will post the process on the Bookstore website. 

Students may contact the Bookstore by email at if they have any questions.

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The Bookstore is owned and operated by the El Camino Community College District. Its primary purpose is to provide, at the lowest possible cost, required textbooks and essential supplies to the El Camino College community. All net proceeds are used to support the Auxiliary Service Fund and site improvements on campus.

Online Bookstore

The El Camino College Bookstore is now open 24/7. We can ship your books to your home or you can pick them up in the store. We are always open! Enter the Online Bookstore


The Bookstore is located on the north side of campus, in the bookstore building, near the intersection of Manhattan Beach Blvd. and Lemoli Ave. (View Campus Map).