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Will I need to buy any course books?

Will I need to buy any course books?

If your course books are in high demand you may find that you have to wait to use them and you may only be able to borrow them for a short time. You will therefore probably need to buy important course books and you should budget for this.

Essential course books are likely to be available in Blackwells bookshop located in Cardiff University Students’ Union. You may also be able to buy the books on your reading list before you arrive in Cardiff.

In September some lecturers give the reading list for some courses to Blackwells Bookshop. So if you pre-order them, they could be waiting for you when you arrive in Cardiff. To find out if Blackwells have your reading list and to order your books contact by email cardiff@blackwells.co.uk or web www.blackwells.co.uk

It is often a good idea to wait until you are in Cardiff before buying course books. You may be able to share books with friends, and you won’t have to carry them from overseas.

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