Harvard Book Store


Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

Please Note:
Harvard Book Store is temporarily closed to the public through Sunday, May 3rd.
Please direct general inquiries to our email

Questions about book orders can be emailed to, texted to 617-661-1515, or asked by phone at 617-661-1515 during the weekday hours of 12pm to 4pm.

Phone (617) 661-1515
Toll Free
(800) 542-READ
(617) 661-5757

For questions regarding online orders, please email

For event proposals and media inquiries, find more details here.

Site Credits

Art Direction & Design

Howard DC

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