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 pric**e**

Order online at CUNY SPS Bookstore.

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 CUNY SPS Bookstore 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. Visit the Newman Library website to search for electronic materials.

Course Reserves

Some instructors may make books and/or other course materials available through the electronic course reserve system at the Newman Library. Visit Newman Library services to reserve course materials.