The Taft College Bookstore is open for business

The Taft College Bookstore is open for business

Attention Taft College Students,

The Taft College Bookstore is open for business. We will be allowing up to six students in the Bookstore at any one time in order to maintain posted social distancing protocols. Students will be required to wear a face mask to enter and while shopping in the Bookstore.

The following is the rental textbook schedule:

December 14, 2020   Spring Semester 2021 textbook distribution begins

December 22, 2020   Last day to return Fall 2020 rental textbooks (late returns will be assessed a $10 fee per book).

January 14, 2021       Last day to return late Fall 2020 rental textbooks (must be postmarked no later than January 14, 2021. Students who fail to return their rental textbooks will be assessed the full purchase price). Last day to pay any and all late fees.

January 15, 2021       Any student with outstanding fees will have a hold placed on their account.

The least expensive way to return rental textbooks to the Taft College Bookstore is by USPS Media Mail. Please ensure they are postmarked no later than January 14, 2021!

The Bookstore’s hours of operation are as follows:

December 7, 2020 through December 23, 2020:

Monday – Thursday – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday – 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Closed from December 24, 2020 through January 3, 2021.

Thank you for your continuing patience and choosing the Taft College Bookstore for renting your course materials. We are committed to helping you stay safe during this unprecedented time. You may email us with any questions at

Taft College Bookstore
515 Finley Drive
Taft, California 93268
(661) 763-7731