MBS Direct Difference

Our first partnership with Park University in 1992 put us on the cutting edge of the industry, and ever since we have been committed to providing our partner schools with the technology, inventory and customer service that they desire. Find out more about what drives us and keeps us looking towards the future.

Here are a few things we've learned from our most successful partner schools:

Affordable prices lead to increased student success

It's no secret that cost-sensitive students are prone to comparison shopping. With MBS Direct, you can keep the sales in your official school bookstore with a wide selection of options and many ways to help your students save.

MBS Direct has the largest inventory of used books available

Your supply must meet their demand.

Our extensive industry partnerships with other schools and publishers of all sizes contribute to one of the largest inventories of used books available, as well as 370,000 digital titles. We're more than equipped to get students the books they need, when they need them.

Be proactive with students' savings!

Be proactive with students' savings!

MBS Direct offers targeted cost-savings plans like our Student Savings Initiative, a wide range of purchasing options, and the transparent value of our exclusive Guaranteed Buyback titles. These are just a few of the ways your school can pass savings on to your students.

Convenience is key, and should be delivered to the doorstep.

The combination of simple online ordering and accurate, on-time shipping means your students won't have to wonder if they'll have the books they need when class begins. When your Online Bookstore is open, it never closes — your customers can shop whenever it's convenient for them.


materials available at time of purchase


order accuracy and on-time performance levels


materials in students' hands by their class start date

Students can reach our customer service experts by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Customer Service should be available when you need it — no matter what.

That's why we have expert help standing by 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Students can reach our customer service experts by phone, live chat or email whenever they need to. And with average wait times of one minute or less, they'll get all their answers fast.

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