1 Log on to www.CardinalBookstore.com
2 Select the red "TEXTBOOKS" tab in the banner on the home page
3 Select the red tab at the bottom of the page which reads: "CLICK HERE FOR COMPARISON TEXTBOOK SHOPPING."
4 Note: the red tab that reads, "Click Here to Find Your Course Textbooks" is only for Cardinal Bookstore information.
5 On the left side of the screen, under "CHOOSE YOUR COURSES," select: TERM, DEPARTMENT, COURSE, and SECTION. Once the courses are selected, they will move to the right side of the screen. More than one course can be added to create a 'Course List.'
6 Once all courses are selected, click on the green section located at the bottom of the page that reads, "COMPARE PRICES ON THESE COURSE MATERIALS."
7 A text box will appear with a disclaimer indicating certain issues to be watchful of in purchasing from other retailers.
8 Click on green section which reads, "BEGIN PRICE COMPARISON."
9 The text information will be displayed on the left side of the screen, and the price comparison information will be displayed in the white section on the right side of the screen. The bookstore information for NEW and USED textbooks will be displayed at the top of the list. If the textbook is available from other retailers, the prices will be shown under the heading, "FROM THE WEB".
10 Textbook pricing will be shown for NEW, USED, RENTAL, and DIGITAL formats if available. Students can select textbooks and "ADD TO CART" - for purchase or rent. Customers will be directed through the checkout process to the respective retailer(s). Please review the notes listed below.IMPORTANT NOTES:
-Refer to the NOTE section located on the left side of the screen for details regarding textbooks.
-Watch for international and instructor editions. These editions are not legal for resale.
-Cardinal Bookstore is providing this information as a service to our customers. However the bookstore cannot and will not be held responsible for any customer service, return, or refund issues related to any online merchant other than ourselves. Please be extra aware of who you are purchasing or renting your textbooks from.
If you have questions regarding the Textbook Price Comparison Tool, please contact Kim Hall at 360-416-7601 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.