University of Minnesota Bookstore at Coffman Memorial Union

Coffman Store
(612) 625-6000
Located on the ground level of Coffman Union at
300 Washington Ave. S.E. Minneapolis, MN 55455

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The University of Minnesota Bookstore is conveniently located on the ground level of Coffman Memorial Union with easy access to Metro Transit bus stops and campus parking. At 46,000 square feet, we are the largest public college bookstore in Minnesota, and one of the largest independent college bookstores in the nation.

The Bookstore serves U of M students, faculty and staff with one-stop access to all undergraduate, graduate, professional, independent and distance learning course materials. Our text department features convenient access to customer service and over 40 check out lanes to keep wait times to a minimum. In addition we offer a fully integrated online textbook ordering.

In addition the University of Minnesota Bookstore at Coffman Memorial Union is home to:

  • An extensive selection of general interest, academic, scientific, reference and technical titles from publishers around the globe, and your favorite best-sellers too!
  • The nation's largest selection of in-stock medical reference and health science titles
  • Magazines, journals and international newspapers
  • University of Minnesota and Golden Gopher fashions and gifts
  • Art, school, drafting and computer supplies
  • Computers, software and other technology products
  • Academic apparel—including the Minnesota Centenary Gown
  • Unique gifts and more