Required books and textpaks
are included in your course fees. Please do not purchase
these separately. Your course fees covers your textbooks
for enrolled courses only. If
you drop a course, you need to return all textbooks in mint
condition or you will be charged for the replacement cost of the
book. Instructions for returning textbooks for dropped classes are below.
Follow the instructions below to place
your order. The
GSM is not responsible for students who choose to purchase their
course materials before receiving it from the bookstore. Students
will not be reimbursed for such purchases nor will we adjust your fees if
you purchase these separately.
If your course requires
pre-readings prior to the first day of class, pre-readings will be
Study.net. Please check your syllabus for pre-reading
Textbook questions or concerns email
fall 2012 book order form
is now available.
All students will be allowed to order the
required textbooks for your enrolled classes and have them shipped to your preferred
address. Enrollment will be cross-referenced with the textbooks
that you request. Students will only receive required textbooks for the
courses they are enrolled in. Please allow 5
to 7 business days to receive your books from the time
you submit your order form.
DROPPED CLASSES: If students order books
for courses they later drop, it is the student's responsibility
to ship the textbook back to the bookstore.
Return conditions: Textbooks
returned should be returned no later than the 2nd week of
classes and in the condition they were received. Students who fail to
return their textbooks in a timely manner or return damaged
textbooks will have their student account placed on hold and may not be able to
register for courses, have grades released, etc. Pre-addressed
FedEx labels are available at the front desk for student
convenience. A credit card is needed to pay for shipping. You
may also return your textbooks by mailing them to the address
To return your textbooks, send them to:
Attn: Bay Area GSM Textbook Return
2270 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Textpaks are a compilation of case
studies, book chapters and supplemental materials that are developed
by the professor as part of the required course readings. Students cannot receive textpaks prior to officially
enrolling in the course.
Textpaks may be viewed online through the
and may be downloaded in electronic form. Students enrolled in
the course will receive email notification when their textpaks
are public. Instructions, including the textpak password, will
be posted on the
Smartsite course page. Once logged into Study.net, students
may view materials online, print material and/or order a hard
copy of the textpak directly from Study.net. After logging into
the website, students may search for their course and then begin