Order Textbooks

Akademos has created an online service that delivers huge savings on textbooks and other course materials. Their goal is to offer affordable educational and course materials for all students. 
  • Save an average of 60% off list prices when shopping their used book marketplace.
  • Choose from new, used, marketplace, rental and eBook options.
  • View a personalized booklist with all your courses.
  • Enjoy FREE shipping offers on retail orders over $49.00

With the exception of Chemistry & Physics lab manuals and notebooks, all other classroom textbooks are purchased online through Akademos.

Ordering instructions:
1. Go to: sbc.textbookx.com

2. Login: Login using your Sweet Briar account to view your personalized booklist complete with all required materials assigned to the courses you are enrolled in.

3. Choose your books: Choose from the new, used, marketplace, rental and eBook options available. Repeat these steps until you have added all required books to your cart.

4. Checkout: Follow the on-screen checkout process.