Textbooks and Course Materials

The following provides information on how to purchase and/or access CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) required textbooks or other course materials.

Online Bookstore & Marketplace

  • An average savings of 60% off list price when shopping the Marketplace
  • Price Match Guarantee on all new books
  • Free shipping on select orders over $49
  • Year-round online buyback where you name the price

Order online at cunyspsbookstore.com

All courses, required materials, and pricing options are displayed in a personalized, easy-to-use page when you Log in with your CUNY Login account.

  1. Log in with CUNY Login account
  2. Select from new, used eBook & rental options
  3. Checkout

For questions regarding an order, please visit cunyspsbookstore.com/help or call 1-888-286-8249.


Some instructors may compile copyrighted materials from various sources (journals, textbooks, books, etc.) to create a coursepack instead of or in addition to a textbook. 

E-Library, E-Books, E-Collections

Instructors may require readings that are available through the Newman Library's vast e-books and e-texts collection. To search for electronic materials accessible through the Newman Library visit: https://guides.newman.baruch.cuny.edu/databases.

Course Reserves

Some instructors may make books and/or other course materials available through the electronic course reserve system at the Newman Library. For more information about accessing course reserve materials visit: http://newman.baruch.cuny.edu/services/sps.html.