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Accessing Your Ivy+ Textbooks in 3 Easy Steps!
Step 1: Register for class

Register for classes via Schedule Builder. Or, visit MyIvy or the class search page for more information about registering for courses.

Step 2: Confirm your Ivy+ textbook order 

Once registered, check your @ivytech.edu email for information from Barnes & Noble. The email will be sent within 24 hours of registering.  It will include your schedule and textbook confirmation details. Students must confirm in the BNC Ivy+ Student Portal. Confirm your Ivy+ textbook order begins 30 days before start of each semester.

Step 3: Access your Ivy+ textbooks 

Login to IvyLearn to access your digital course materials in the Ivy+ Bookshelf. For physical materials, an email will be sent to your @ivytech.edu email address when your order is ready for pickup or to notify you when it ships. Classes open in IvyLearn two days before the start of class.

Ordering Ivy+ Textbook Print Options

Eligible Ivy Tech students with digital textbooks will have access to print options through Ivy+.

Please use the following steps to order your additional print options.

Need help navigating the Ivy+ Textbook Print options? Check out Student Quick Guide or watch our video tutorial.

Step 1: Visit the Barnes & Noble Ivy Tech website and go to Find Textbooks.

Step 2: Select your CAMPUS using the drop-down feature, select FALL21 PRINT OPTION for the TERM, complete the COURSE INFORMATION (e.g., Department, Course, Section), and click FIND COURSE MATERIALS.
IMPORTANT: Course information can be found on your class schedule in MyIvy >Schedule Builder > Current Schedule.

Step 3: Select the FORMAT to add to your cart and click VIEW CART to proceed.
IMPORTANT: You will see a price listed, but you will not be charged. The college is covering the costs of print options for students the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 terms.

Step 4: Click CHECKOUT and select your pick-up preference (in-store pick-up or shipping) and click CONTINUE.

Step 5: Select the PRINT OPTION/GIFT CARD PAYMENT TYPE. Enter your C# for the Gift Card Number and IVY+ for the Pin and click CONTINUE.

Step 6: Review your order, delivery preferences, and PLACE YOUR ORDER. Once confirmed, you will receive an email from Barnes & Noble with important details about your order status.

For questions about Ivy+ Print Options, please contact the Barnes & Noble team.

Resources & Support

We have a number of resources available to students on our Ivy+ tuition website and in the MyIvy Service Portal.

Need Support?

Do you have questions or need assistance with your Ivy+ textbooks?  It is important to check your ivytech.edu email address to receive important Ivy+ information. We also have additional resources available to help!

What is Ivy+ Textbooks?

Ivy+ Textbooks means all required textbooks are one price. No more questioning the cost of books! For even more value, required textbooks are free for eligible students in the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters!

Ivy+ Benefits

Ivy+ Textbooks will save students time, money, and hassle when accessing course materials.
Ivy Tech will provide all required Ivy+ textbooks to students, no more shopping around to find your textbooks.
The majority of Ivy+ textbooks will be offered digitally via IvyLearn in a seamless and streamlined process.
Access your Ivy+ textbooks today! Click the link below to get started!

Ivy+ Textbooks and Barnes & Noble Process FAQ

How does Ivy+ textbooks work with the bookstore?

Will I still have a choice of materials?

How will I access my digital textbooks?

I’ve never used digital textbooks. How do they work?

If I want to get print versions of textbooks, can I choose how to get them?

If I receive physical textbooks, can I buy them at the end of the semester?

How do I return physical textbooks?

When are my textbook rentals due back to the bookstore?

What happens if I do not return the books by the due date?

If my class next semester is going to use the same book, do I still need to return it?

What if I change my schedule/class?

Can I use Financial Aid to pay for other materials I need from the bookstore?

What if my professor uses Open Education Resources (OER) instead of a textbook? Will that affect my Ivy+ textbook fee?

How do I contact the bookstore about my Ivy+ textbook order?


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