Textbooks are available approximately one month prior to the course start date. Most textbooks for Mizzou Online-administered courses will be listed under the department heading “Mizzou Online.” Exceptions include: Nursing, Radiological Sciences and Respiratory Therapy.
Textbooks for self-paced courses are purchased from the Mizzou Online Bookstore. You can purchase your new or used textbooks by completing a Textbook Order. If you wish to purchase your texts elsewhere, carefully check the textbook ISBN number.
If a textbook price has changed and the amount you sent is no longer correct, then we will issue a refund (for amounts greater than $1) or send a bill, as circumstances require.
Note: Textbooks mailed to Missouri addresses are subject to a sales tax of 3.75%.
If your Mizzou Store or Mizzou Online self-paced book order is being shipped outside the continental United States, you will be contacted to discuss rates and shipping options to your location.
Books for semester-based courses: The Used Book Classifieds is a great place for students to post used books they wish to sell or buy used books.
Books for self-paced courses: If you would like us to repurchase your textbooks, and you send them back in good condition, Mizzou Online will repurchase them at one-half the price you paid for them. Textbook Repurchase.