Each course has a required textbook which is chosen by the faculty assigned to teach the course. Chosen textbooks must be used for a minimum of 3 years. All faculty members teaching different sections of the same course (that uses a book) are to use the assigned textbooks.
Book orders are submitted by each program head. You program head may ask you to select/confirm/add/change/delete the textbooks proposed for your classes.
You will obtain your desk copy of your text from your program head.
For students on financial aid, the bookstore is often the only vendor they can use to purchase supplies.