Welcome to our Web site!

Order your Bates gear, clothing and gifts through our online catalog (“Shop Online” tab).

Or, you may call our office Monday through Friday for assistance with ordering merchandise (207-786-6121).

Browse our pages on textbooks and general books and learn about author-related events.

Where to buy textbooks online.
Where to rent textbooks online. Please note: go directly to the “Search by title/ISBN” tab.

The Bates College Store is the official store of Bates College. We are located on the ground floor of Chase Hall at 56 Campus Avenue.


  • Fri., OCT. 24:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
  • Sat., OCT. 25:  9:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Sun., OCT. 26:  CLOSED

Hours during academic year:

  • Mon – Fri:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
  • Sat.:  10:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Sun.:  CLOSED





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