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==General Information==
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The '''Student Book Store and Supply''' ('''SBS''') is located in [[downtown]] [[Clemson, South Carolina|Clemson]], next to [[Judge Keller's]], and partially in the former location of [[Oobe]]. It first opened in [[1987]].
The Student Book Store (also called [[SBS]]) is located in [[downtown]] [[Clemson]] next to [[Judge Keller's]] and [[Oobe]]. Typically, the [[SBS]] carries all the same books that the [[Clemson University Bookstore]] carries.  Many students claim that the [[Student Book Store and Supply]] has lower sale prices and higher buy-back prices on books than at the [[Clemson University Bookstore]].
 
  
The SBS stocks a variety of Clemson merchandise and school supplies. For things like paper, notebooks, pencils, etc. you're better off going to [[Wal-Mart]] - prices are kind of outrageous. But compared to other merch stores around [[downtown]] (like [[Judge Keller's]]) their prices on things like Clemson tshirts are pretty reasonable. You might see students walking around in different colored shirts that say "CLEMSON" in block white letters. These are availiable from the SBS for $8, which is a pretty great deal, as gifts or even to fill your own closet with.
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== General Info ==
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Typically, the store carries the same textbooks as the [[Clemson University Bookstore]].  Many students errantly believe that the store has lower sale prices and higher buy-back prices on books than at the Clemson University Bookstore. Both stores offer price matching guarantees, so you should decide based on convenience of location as opposed to webpage propaganda.
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The store stocks a variety of [[Clemson University]] merchandise and school supplies. Some supplies, such as paper, notebooks, and pencils, are relatively expensive, but prices on items such as Clemson t-shirts are considered by some to be more reasonable. Students frequently wear colored shirts that say "CLEMSON" in block white letters, which are available from the Student Book Store.
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==Demise==
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In [[March]] [[2012]], the rent on the space occupied by SBS has been raised so high that their profit margins have disappeared so the business is being liquidated. 
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== Trivia ==
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*It occupies the location of the [[Study Hall]], Clemson's first downtown "bar", opened in [[1967]]. Other fooderies have occupied the space, including [[Captain D's Seafood]] in the [[1990's]]. This corner was the original site of [[Keller's Store]], opened in [[1899]], but which moved to its current location in [[1918]].
  
 
==Address==
 
==Address==
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101 Sloan Street<br>
 
101 Sloan Street<br>
 
Clemson SC, 29631<br>
 
Clemson SC, 29631<br>
(864)654-4022
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(864)654-2005
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==Exterior link==
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*http://www.clemsonbooks.net
  
 
[[category:Bookstores]]
 
[[category:Bookstores]]

Latest revision as of 06:20, 25 March 2012

The Student Book Store and Supply (SBS) is located in downtown Clemson, next to Judge Keller's, and partially in the former location of Oobe. It first opened in 1987.

General Info

Typically, the store carries the same textbooks as the Clemson University Bookstore. Many students errantly believe that the store has lower sale prices and higher buy-back prices on books than at the Clemson University Bookstore. Both stores offer price matching guarantees, so you should decide based on convenience of location as opposed to webpage propaganda.

The store stocks a variety of Clemson University merchandise and school supplies. Some supplies, such as paper, notebooks, and pencils, are relatively expensive, but prices on items such as Clemson t-shirts are considered by some to be more reasonable. Students frequently wear colored shirts that say "CLEMSON" in block white letters, which are available from the Student Book Store.

Demise

In March 2012, the rent on the space occupied by SBS has been raised so high that their profit margins have disappeared so the business is being liquidated.

Trivia

Address

101 Sloan Street
Clemson SC, 29631
(864)654-2005

Exterior link