Textbook and Instructional Materials Affordability

Florida State University is committed to improving education access and affordability through innovative approaches intended to reduce textbook and instructional material costs for students.

My.FSU.edu – Enter adoptions on this site or monitor adoption entry information.

Textbook Adoption Manuals – detailed instructions on entering textbook and instructional materials into the course registration system.


Spring 2021 October 12, 2020
Summer 2021 March 12, 2021
Fall 2021 March 12, 2021

FSU University Bookstore  (located on campus) – offers new, used, rental, and digital textbooks and has a “Price Match Guarantee ”.

Course Reserves – course-related materials made available through the FSU Libraries.

Alternative Textbook Grants – grants available through the FSU Libraries for instructors interested in adopting open educational resources to replace commercial course materials.