The rental fee is the same for both new and used Rented Materials.
We only rent books that can be reused; workbooks, study guides, laboratory manuals, periodicals, and other consumable materials are not rented.
If a book you rent from Barnes & Noble arrives with a supplement, you are allowed to use it at no extra cost.
How do I return a rented book from Barnes and Noble?
Return shipping on rental textbooks is FREE using our easy-to-use UPS shipping labels. Simply print our rental return shipping label and packing slip, pack your rental books and return packing slip, and return them via UPS. You can find the UPS rental return shipping label in the “My Account” section of the site.
Do I get my money back if I rent a textbook?
You may receive a new or a used textbook, based on availability. All used textbooks will be in acceptable rental condition, as determined by us. If you are not satisfied with the book you receive, you can return it for a refund within 30 days.
Can I return a book to Barnes and Noble without a receipt?
Barnes & Noble requires a receipt or gift receipt for all returns or exchanges. Some items, including gifted e-books, cannot be returned at all.