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The HCC Bookstore is owned and operated by Howard Community College and is the primary source for textbooks and course-related materials and supplies for Howard Community College students. In addition to books, the HCC Bookstore stocks school supplies and calculators, academic-discounted software, HCC sportswear, backpacks, greeting cards, and many other items for your convenience. Whether you are shopping in the store or shopping online at, students can count on friendly and efficient customer service from our staff.

The Bookstore is located on the lower-level of the Rouse Company Student Services Hall (RCF 113) across from the Cafe on the Quad and next to the Welcome Center.  For detailed campus maps click here.

If there is anything the bookstore staff can do to improve products or services, please do not hesitate to contact us.

   Laurel College Center

Students attending classes at the Laurel College Center can purchase textbooks at either Prince George's Community College or Howard Community College, regardless of where they have registered

Have your course and section numbers at hand and follow the appropriate instructions listed below:

  • Refer to the Textbook Purchasing Guide located in the Laurel College Center Schedule of Classes
  • Call the Laurel College Center at 1-866-228-6110 or 443-518-4162.
  • Call the bookstores, and let the staff know you are requesting textbook information for your class at the Laurel College Center.
  • Note that neither bookstore is able to accept financial aid that has been awarded by the other institution.


PGCC Bookstore301-322-0912
HCC Bookstore (General Information or to place a phone order)443-518-1400

HCC Bookstore (Secondary # for phone orders)

HCC ONLINE Bookstore (Free shipping via UPS or direct delivery to LCC) at

Buy your books online!




Mount Airy

Students attending classes at the Mount Airy College Center can purchase textbooks from the HCC bookstore or at the institution at which they are registered.

Have your course and section numbers at hand and call the HCC campus bookstore at 443-518-1400 or place your order at the HCC Online bookstore

(Free shipping via UPS or direct delivery for pick up at Mount Airy) at

   Contact Us

Please feel free to contact the Bookstore via e-mail with any comments, questions or inquiries you may have. Please send your communications to


HCC Bookstore