Frequently Asked Questions

qWhere is my nearest Textbook Point?

Please see Where's the Point?

qDo I need to enter my book titles before I take my books to a Textbook Point?

No, just take your book(s) to the Textbook Point with your Membership Card.

qWhat counts as a 'textbook'?

We consider a 'textbook' to be a book used by students as a standard work for particular branches of study eg. Contract Law by McKendrick is such a textbook. When in doubt, please contact us.

qWhat payment methods do you use?

Our Members have a choice from the following: Bank transfer (Faster Payments); Cash (certain textbook points); Cheque, Paypal and Prizes.

qWhat is the ISBN number?

The ISBN number is a 10 or 13 digit code found at the back of a textbook; near the barcode. It is unique to every book and it is so vital that we can only accept a book that has an ISBN number.

qHow long will it take for my membership card to arrive?

Please allow up to 3-5 working days.

qCan I come and collect a book?

Yes you can. Once you complete checkout, email us to request the collection and we'll get the book to your chosen Point within 24 hours.

qHow do I redeem my Odeon tickets?

Checkout online including your email address and/or mobile number and you'll receive a text shortly afterwards containing your code.

qWhich are the participating ODEON Cinemas in London?

  • Barnet
  • Beckenham
  • Camden
  • Epsom
  • Esher
  • Greenwich
  • Holloway
  • Lee Valley
  • Putney
  • Richmond
  • South
  • Woodford
  • Streatham
  • Surrey Quays
  • Swiss Cottage
  • Uxbridge
  • Wimbledon
  • qWhich are the participating VUE Cinemas in London?

  • Acton
  • Croydon Grant's
  • Croydon Purley Way
  • Finchley Road
  • Fulham Broadway
  • Harrow
  • Islington
  • Piccadilly
  • North Finchley
  • Shepherds Bush
  • Staines
  • Watford
  • Westfield London
  • Westfield Stratford City
  • qDo you accept A-Level textbooks or only degree textbooks?

    Yes we do. We accept textbooks from A-Level and above. Remember, you have to be a registered Member of Textbook Point to trade to us.