The AUC Bookstores are owned and operated by the university as part of the AUC Press. They were created to serve the text and general book needs of the AUC community, as well as serving the English speaking public of greater Cairo. The bookstores stock an extensive selection of English language books on a wide variety of subjects, and carry the complete range of AUC Press publications.
The AUC Bookstores and Partner Stores
The AUC Press today operates in Cairo five bookstores, unique for their extensive English-language selection of more than 20,000 titles, their longstanding tradition of international bookselling experience, and their professional staff.
The AUC Bookstores deliver the highest quality of services to AUC students, faculty, and staff, as well as to the wider Cairo community and travelers to Egypt.
Location: AUC Tahrir Square Campus, Sheikh Rihan Street, corner of Tahrir Square (valid photo ID required)
The AUC Tahrir Square Bookstore offers a complete selection of AUC Press publications, as well as a wide range of English-language books.
The AUC Tahrir Bookstore offers a 20% discount on all books every first Saturday of the month.
Location: 4 Road 21, Maadi
For a map to CSA, click here.
Official partner bookstore in Zamalek
Location: 159, 26th July St., Zamalek
Diwa Bookstore in Zamalek carries an extensive range of AUC Press books. Diwan also sell AUC Press books in their other stores.
There is a 20% discount on all AUC Press books every first Saturday of the month.
The AUC Zamalek Bookstore closed in 2015.
AUC New Cairo Campus Shop and Bookshop
Location: New Cairo Campus, Campus Center, beside Food Court
The New Cairo Campus Shop and Bookshop carries all AUC Press titles and offers AUC-branded gifts, AUC sportswear, school and office supplies, postcards, gift stationery, gift books, and guides.
|AUC New Cairo Textbook Store
Location: New Cairo Campus, Bartlett Plaza, Campus Center
The New Cairo Textbook Store sells all assigned AUC textbooks and student stationery.
Partner Bookstore Port Ghalib in Marsa Alam
Location: Port Ghalib Bookshop No# 66-023, Marina City Port Ghalib, Marsa Alam, Red Sea, Egypt
It carries the complete AUC Press stocklist, in addition to a wide selection of titles on the Red Sea marine life, as well as diving and snorkeling guides by other publishers, in different languages, including English, German, Italian, French, and Russian.
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina Bookshop
Location: Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Egypt
The BA Bookshop provides a wide variety of products, Egyptian handicrafts, and books from well-known national and international publishers, including AUC Press, targeting both Egyptians and non-Egyptians, focusing on promoting the Library, Alexandria, and Egypt.
The AUC Bookstores will order any book in print published in the United States or the United Kingdom. It generally takes from four to six weeks to receive special book order unless courier deliveries are specified. Customers wishing to place special orders should visit or call the Tahrir Bookstore. A deposit is required before orders are placed.
Friends of the AUC Bookstores
Members of the Friends of the AUC Bookstores are entitled to 10% discount on all Bookstore purchases (except textbooks), in return for an annual fee of LE 50.
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