(Updated May 19, 2017)
If you’re a book lover, you know that knowledge is power. With our following tips on how to shop smart at Alibris, you’ll find that knowledge is also savings. We’ve got plenty of details on how to navigate Alibris promotions, ways to lower your shipping costs, as well as how you can use the marketplace as a student to save on your academic expenses.
At Alibris, prices are set by independent sellers who list through the service. In general, that means that shops will offer the lowest price they can to beat the competition and attract buyers. But in some cases, prices can be higher—like when you want to buy a rare, out-of-print title. Whether you’re getting a signed first edition, stocking up on textbooks for the semester, or ordering a pile of DVDs to binge-watch over the weekend, we’ve got plenty of Tips and Tricks to Save More at Alibris.
When you’re looking for a good book at a low price, Alibris is one of the best ways to find it. For nearly 20 years, Alibris has served as a leading online marketplace for books, movies, music, and other media. Built on intuitive tracking software, Alibris is able to list more than 170 million titles that include today’s bestsellers, textbooks, and out-of-print items. Alibris lists titles from independent booksellers all over the world, allowing customers to support local businesses while still benefiting from all the convenience and affordability that e-commerce is known for.
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