Contact the Brown Bookstore
Brown University Address:
71 Olive Street
Providence, RI 02912
|Contact Information for:|
|Business Office||Campus Shop||General Books|
|Technology Center||Textbooks||Special Services|
**Special Notice for Online Orders**
Friday, July 3rd is a Brown University holiday. Saturday, July 4th the bookstore is closed.
Orders placed after noon EST on Thursday, July 2nd may not be processed until Monday, July 6th.
--Emails and messages will also not be retrieved until Monday, July 6th.
Web: Campus Shop Online
--Online Orders are normally processed Monday through Friday, usually the next business day.
Phone: 401-863-2099 or 1-800-695-2050, option 5 (Online/Phone Orders)
(Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm, or leave us a message)
Phone: 401-863-2487 (Campus Shop)
Phone: 401-863-2336 (Office, School & Dorm Supplies)
Brown Bookstore Student Charge Accounts:
For information on opening a bookstore charge account, please contact the bookstore business office at:
Phone: 401-863-3167 or 1-800-695-2050, option 6 Fax: 401-863-2233
Brown Bear Bucks (Declining Balance) Accounts:
The Brown Bear Bucks Card declining balance account can be used Brown Faculty, Staff, and Students to make purchases at the Brown Bookstore, Campus Shop, Technology Center, College Hill Café, and University Dining Services as well as to pay fees at the Rockefeller Library and The Brown Card Office.
To open an account, complete a Brown Card Declining Balance Account Application/Deposit Slip and mail it with a check made payable to Brown University for the intended amount to:
Brown University Cashier's Office
Providence, RI 02912
Deposits may be made in person at:
Cashier's Office, Brown Office Building, 164 Angell Street - 2nd floor
Looking for a specific book? To check availibility:
Contact Textbooks & Medical Reference Customer Service
Contact General/Trade Books Customer Service
General/Trade Books Special Order Online Form
Our customer service staff can check stock and advise you on availability. If the book is in stock we are happy to put it on hold for you, ship it to you, or provide local delivery (restrictions apply). If it is on order, we can contact you when your book arrives.
Special orders take a little longer and may require a deposit. However, many titles may already be on order or available from a distributor in 3-7 days.
Brown Bookstore Book Club Card:
Buy a book over $10 at the store and get a stamp on your Book Club Card. 8 stamps = 40% off your next book purchase at the Brown University Bookstore (some exclusions apply).
Computer Service & Repair:
Apple and Dell authorized Service Center. Managed and run by Microsoft Certified System Engineers and Professionals, Network + Certified engineers, A+ certified technicians.