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HCC bookstore ready for returns and new orders


FREEPORT–With fall classes just weeks away, the Highland Community College J. Rosemary Shockey Bookstore is ready to help students buy books, while offering safe guidelines for the Phase 4 opening of Illinois.

The bookstore is open for appointments from 7-9 a.m. and 3-5 p.m. and walk-ins Monday through Thursday from 9 to 3 p.m. Curbside pickup remains available by appointment from 7-9 a.m. and 3-5 p.m.

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Students can also have same-day pickup for online orders made before 3 p.m. For in-store service, visitors must wear a mask, practice social distancing, have no cold or flu-like symptoms and no fever.

The in-store retail buyback of books ends July 30. Send a list of your books to bookstore@highland.edu including the title and ISBN number. Students will receive a price quote via email. Book returns are available during walk-in hours or use drop box outside of the Student/Conference Center. Books must be in good condition.

For more information call the HCC bookstore at 815-599-3694 or visit highland.edu.