Lake Land College


Bookstore - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois


Mon -Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed on Friday during the Summer

Purchased course materials are returnable by 10th day of the semester (5th day Mod/Summer) with receipt and in original condition.

Textbook List will need to be printed and taken to the Bookstore (along with your Student ID Card) in order to pick up your textbooks.
Click here for instructions on how to print your Textbook List.

Students who choose to keep their textbooks past the semester’s published textbook return deadline will be subject to fees and/or penalties. Click here for further information.

 How students can receive their course materials for the Spring Semester:

  1. The student or someone they designate can bring their Lake Land ID and booklist to the bookstore beginning January 6.
  2. Students may have their books shipped via the UPS shipping option found on the booklist site.  Booklists will be available December 22.
  3. E-mail their booklist as a PDF file to requesting their rental books be delivered to any of the three extension centers.  If the student wishes to have purchase items sent they must include contact information and a bookstore clerk will call them for payment information.  The student would pick up the books during hours the center is open. 
  • Kluthe Center, Effingham – Daily Deliveries (wait until end of the day next day to pick up)
  • Eastern Region Center, Marshall - 1 date before classes begin & 1 date after
    • January 8 & 13 (e-mail must be received before these dates)
  • Western Region Center, Pana - 1 date before classes begin & 1 date after
    • January 6 & 15 (e-mail must be received before these dates)

How students can return their rental textbooks:

  • Return the books in person to the Bookstore, the Kluthe Center in Effingham, the Eastern Region Center in Marshall or the Western Region Center in Pana.  Check with each location for hours of operation.
  • A family member or friend may return the student's textbooks.
  • Students may return textbooks via USPS, UPS, or FedEx as long as they are post marked on due date or before.

 How to obtain a Lake Land College Student ID card:

  • Students can stop by the Bookstore or Kluthe Center during normal business hours and have a valid picture ID (i.e. driver's license or passport) to get a Lake Land Student ID made.  There is a $10 fee for replacement IDs.

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How to get your textbooks and special bookstore hours

Important Bookstore Dates

Thu 5/12/16
Intersession Booklists Available PM

Fri 5/13/16
Intersession Textbook Pickup Starts

Fri 5/20/16
College/Bookstore Closed

Sat 5/21/16
Summer Boolists Available

Mon 5/23/16
Last day to return books for Spring semester.

Fri 5/27/16
College/Bookstore Closed

Mon 5/30/16
College/Bookstore Closed Memorial Day

Wed 6/1/16  -  Thu 6/9/16
Textbook Pickup Summer - June 1st 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.,June 2nd and 6th-9th 8:00a.m.-7:00p.m.

Thu 6/2/16
Last Day to Return Intersession Books

Mon 7/4/16
Independence Day - College/Bookstore Closed

Thu 8/11/16
Last Day to Return Summer Books

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