Bates Technical College has formed a partnership with the largest textbook supplier in the nation, BNC Services. This virtual platform is the online interface for all Bates students to acquire their textbooks and some other course materials.

Visit the Virtual Bookstore at:

We have minimal physical store operations at our South Campus that focuses more exclusively on toolkits and other unique, course-required materials. To inquire about what course materials we carry and or schedule an appointment, email the bookstore.

South Campus Store Holiday Hours

  • 12/18 CLOSED
  • 12/19 10am-5:30pm
  • 12/20 10am-5:30pm
  • 12/21 10am-5:30pm
  • 12/22-12/25 CLOSED
  • 12/26 10am-5:30pm
  • 12/27 10am-5:30pm
  • 12/28 10am-5:30pm
  • 12/29-1/1 CLOSED