How and Where to Buy Your Textbooks

VIU Campus Store

The Campus Store carries the books for the courses offered at each VIU campus (Nanaimo, Cowichan, Powell River or Parksville) at that location only. Or, you can purchase your books online and they will be sent to you, with additional shipping charges.

You can pay for your books using cash, cheque, debit, Visa, Mastercard, and American Express at any of our store locations.

Our online store offers secure credit card transactions only.

NOTE: Powell River Pop-Up BookStore Not Offered For 2019/20

Order your course material at

There are two delivery options available:

  1. Get your course material delivered to the Powell River campus front desk. This delivery option is free and estimated delivery time will be 2 business days.
  2. Get your course material shipped directly to your home and a delivery charge will be added to your order. Estimated delivery time is approximately 2-4 business days.

For any further information visit or call 1-866-965-2665 or email