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Bookshops and suppliers


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Order books online

Blackwell's is a major UK bookseller, specialising in academic and professional titles. There is a branch in Edinburgh.

Waterstones - There are also several branches in Edinburgh.

Hive ​- Suppporting local bookshops. Collection is available from a local bookshop and Hive donates a percentage of your salves to your chosen bookshop.

Amazon - Bibliographic details of books are often include useful reviews.

Textbook rentals

These suppliers can provide rental access to textbooks

Out of Print books

If the publisher informs you that a title is out of print, try one of these specialist search services.

Abebooks - search 13,000 booksellers selling 70 million books. Includes the facility to limit your search to the UK.
Bibliofind - in partnership with Amazon.

Book publishers

Try contacting the publisher direct if you cannot find your required book listed on the above sites. Publisher sites are also another useful way to identify forthcoming and newly published titles in a particular subject area.