The interior of the Pioneer Bookshop showing merchandise

Grinnell College Pioneer Bookshop

The Official Bookstore for Grinnell College

The Pioneer Bookshop is now fully open to the public. Masks are required for all customers and staff, regardless of vaccination status. 

Shop in our online store. You can choose to have us ship to your home, deliver to the campus mailroom, or you can pick up your purchase in person.

For specials and announcements, watch our Facebook page  and Instagram.  

Visit the Pioneer Bookshop online.

The College’s Bookstore

The Pioneer Bookshop is the official bookstore for Grinnell College. We feature Grinnell College clothing, school and office supplies, art supplies, consumer electronics, greeting cards, and gifts. It is the most reliable source to buy new, used and digital textbooks. The bookshop also offers a wide selection of fiction, non-fiction, and children’s books and toys. We take special orders for books and don’t charge shipping fees.

Follow the Pioneer Bookshop on Facebook and Instagram.

Our reading groups are:

Department Information

Phone
641-269-3424

Pioneer Bookshop
933 Main Street
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States

Hours

We will be open extended weekend hours for the beginning of the spring 2022 semester.

Saturday, Jan. 22,  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 23,  11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Regular Hours: 
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Sunday: closed

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