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Seminary Co-op Bookstore

Hyde Park
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Address: 5757 S University Ave, Chicago, IL 60637-1507
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+1 773-752-4381
10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Mon - Fri 08:30 - 20:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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A book lovers paradise!

This bookstore, almost immediately next to the Wright Robie House on the University campus, is one of the all-time great academic bookstores. It is chock-a-block full of the most... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2014
New Mexico
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

This bookstore, almost immediately next to the Wright Robie House on the University campus, is one of the all-time great academic bookstores. It is chock-a-block full of the most diverse collection of volumes you could possibly imagine. And this, we were told by the staff, doesn't even include the 'hard' science collection! There are numerous places to sit and read;... More 

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Reviewed 6 July 2014

The Seminary Coop Bookstore is widely known as one of the best academic bookstores in the world, and for great reasons. They carry everything from the classics to current works, they have an excellent (and eccentric!) staff that loves to help out and there are always events and book signings happening. You'll really get your intellectual stimulation from choosing a... More 

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