Bookstore Advisory Committee




Administrative Services


To provide direction and guidance to the contracted bookstore operations to ensure quality bookstore service to students, faculty, and staff.


  • Receive and discuss the annual review

  • Recommend policies related to the Bookstore

  • Recommend best practices to ensure effective and timely textbook adoption

  • Help to ensure timely and comprehensive textbook inventory is available for sale

  • Advise on other matters conducive to an effective Bookstore operation including:

  • Provide lowest cost textbooks to students through used book sales, negotiations with publishers, competitive textbook sources, and any other means

  • Provide a retail bookstore facility that is comparable to retail bookstores for convenience and functionality

  • Encourage retail marketing of goods in demand by students, faculty, and staff

  • ​Ensure friendly, courteous service to students, faculty, and staff

  • Review and recommend a contract for bookstore management

Meeting Schedule

Once per semester and as needed

Reporting Relationship

College Planning Council


Vice President of Administrative Services


  • Vice President of Administrative Services or designee

  • Vice President of Student Services or designee

  • Vice President of Instruction or designee

  • Academic Senate President or designee

  • Bookstore Manager or designee

  • Adjunct Representative or designee

  • Dean from Student Services or Instruction(1) or designee

  • Exec. Director of Educational Technology/CTO or designee

  • Faculty Representation (2) or designee

  • Director, Student Life or designee

  • Student Representation (2)

  • Classified Staff (1) or designee

  • Director, Education Centers (1) or designee

  • Director, Auxiliary Services, Contract and Purchasing or designee

Date Last Revised

May 22, 2020​​