The fastest way to turn second hand textbooks into cash!

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What does it cost?

Nothing. Zip. There's no commission. This is a free service provided by StudentVIP.


StudentVIP is Australia's largest textbook market. There are 1,984,995 members, making this the biggest place to sell your university textbooks.


Each year over 2.3 million messages are sent between students who buy and sell textbooks here! Yes 2.3 million! This is the fastest way to sell your university textbooks.

Cash money

Each year Australian university students make or save over $15m using StudentVIP to buy and sell textbooks.

What are my second hand textbooks worth?

If they are current textbooks, generally they sell for 50-60% of their new price. Search for your textbook and see what others are selling it for. That pile of used textbooks from last semester could be $200 in your pocket.

It's free.

Here's how to sell your university textbooks fast...

  1. Join StudentVIP for free.
  2. List your university textbook in less than a minute.
  3. Choose who you want to sell to:
    • just students on your campus,
    • just students in your city,
    • or students Australia wide.
  4. Textbook buyers will message you on the site.
  5. Meeting up on campus in a café or in your city (or by using Australia Post) and swap the book for cash!