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Textbook Rescue

Find your site library and you could find yourself with a free textbook.

Student at Textbook Rescue event‌Textbook Rescue is back again for 2017.

This year, students and graduates from The University of Manchester have donated over 2,500 quality used textbooks to help out new students and those returning to start another year.

From Monday, 18 September, site libraries will be offering textbooks in their subject areas until stocks are gone.

On Friday 22 September, Main Library will offer textbooks from a range of disciplines.

Please see the schedule below for details.

Help kick start your studies and visit your site library.

Textbook Rescue collection points

Subject areas

Textbooks will be available for collection from 18 September, 10am onwards.  Books available on a first come first served basis until stocks are gone.

  • Kantorowich Library - Architecture, Geography, International Development, and Planning and Environmental Management

Main Library

Textbooks will be available for collection from 22 September, 10am onwards. Books available on a first come first served basis.

As well as free textbooks, staff will also be able to help you with getting started in the Library.

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