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  • Rediscover the Magic of Childhood

    Our Children’s Room helps booklovers old and new discover the magic of reading.
  • Dunedin’s Finest Book Shop

    We are a booklover’s paradise, opposite the Otago Museum Reserve and just along from the famous Captain Cook Hotel
  • With proud beginnings as a student bookshop

    Supplying students and academics for over seventy years
  • We turn bookselling into an art

    Curating and collecting the best range of books in one place for your enjoyment.

University Book Shop - your literary sanctuary in the heart of Dunedin
Books for Adults, Academics, Students, Young Adults and Children

Welcome to the University Book Shop ... YOUR UBS. We've been spreading the magic of reading since 1945. And, since April 2019, we're available for NZ Post Postal & Billpay Services. We're thrilled to be keeping this service in the Great King/Albany Street area where there has been a Post Office in one form or other for over 140 years.

2020 Emerging Writer in Residence: Otago graduate and UK-based lawyer, John Forde, is returning in January 2020 to take up the University Book Shop Summer Writer in Residence, in association with the Robert Lord Writers Cottage Trust.

Bookshop: Open Monday-Friday 8.30-5.30  |  Sat & Sun 10-4  | Closed Public Holidays  |  NZ Postal & Billpay Services Monday-Friday 8.30-5.00  | Courier & PO Box Parcel Collect available during bookshop opening hours  (Please note: for your convenience we have courier bags and stamps available to purchase during standard bookshop opening hours)

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