Course Material Management Tools for Administrators

From the very first step, our team of experts will guide your school through each stage of the process: from outlining your goals during implementation to tailoring your Online Bookstore to fit your institution, showing you how to manage it with Service Center, and demonstrating how easy the adoption process can be with Course Director, our online adoption tool.

Your MBS Direct team

We never stop working to ensure and increase your complete satisfaction. With a team of innovative staff, a multitude of products and services, and a proactive nature, MBS Direct is the ultimate textbook solution.


From the initial implementation to determining the right digital direction for your school, our team of experts will help you launch your Online Bookstore — and we'll be there to guide you for each step moving forward.

Dedicated Account Manager

Your Account Manager is your guide, ensuring each term is successful. They also keep an eye on the future. Your Account Manager is your primary resource on everything from day-to-day tasks to building strategies for the future.

Digital Content Solutions Group

Ready to add devices, new content options or expand your existing program? This team will walk your staff through each step of the process and help you understand the options that best fit the needs of your curriculum and students.

Online tools for course material management

These intuitive online tools make it easy for you to review your bookstore's performance, research and submit adoptions, note key ordering trends and more.

Service Center

Service Center

Your convenient one-stop portal for Online Bookstore management.

You'll have everything you need with comprehensive ordering data to analyze the success of your school's student order activity, access to all school-specific publisher information, real-time backorder status and a plethora of reporting tools.

With Service Center you can access:

  • Online Adoptions
  • Student financial aid voucher information
  • Real time comprehensive ordering data
  • Sell through rate
  • Marketing materials
  • Publisher purchasing information
Course Director

Course Director

Get in control with our streamlined textbook adoption tool, which enables you to easily create, research and update your adoption lists online using real-time edition information.

With Course Director, administration and faculty can access:

  • Over 1.9 million titles
  • Edition status
  • Real-time inventory
  • Publisher information and more!

Marketing made easy

Let's face it — marketing your Online Bookstore is key, but you probably don't have the resources to do it yourself.

We'll work with you to create a personalized communication plan that will guide your students through ordering to buyback and everything in between.

Your school will have free access to:

  • Emails
  • Social media posts
  • Postcards and more!

Work smarter, not harder

With MBS Direct providing free marketing materials and assistance, it's easier than ever to make sure your message reaches students when they need it to increase your Online Bookstore's profitability — and their savings.