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Operating hours vary between locations and are subject to change throughout the year.
We hold extended hours during the first and last weeks of the semester. We are closed most holidays.  Please call or check back for updates.


KB Books: SDSU

5191 College Avenue
San Diego, CA 92115
(619) 287-BOOK (2665)
(619) 287-8621 Fax



Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sunday: closed




KB Books: Mesa College

7612 Linda Vista Road
Ste #103
San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 268-TEXT (8398)

This location also serves students from Miramar College and City College.


Monday - Thursday10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.




KB Books: City College

KB Books - City College will be closed after May 29, 2013. You can still purchase/rent and sell your City College and NSAD books at our Mesa College location which is at 7612 Linda Vista Rd, Suite 103, San Diego, CA 92111. Our phone # is 858-268-8398. Buybacks and rental returns can also be done at our SDSU location at 5191 College Ave, San Diego, CA 92115, 619-287-2665.

Thank you for your continued support of KB Books!




  • I love the cheap prices and Aztec notes! Plus KB Books has all the supplies and SDSU gear that the bookstore has but is more convenient!
    –Sarah, SDSU

  • I love KB Books because they have always hooked me up with the best deals! I’ve been a customer since 1990 (that’s right! I still have my forest green/tan suede SDSU backpack from KB Books’ 1992 edition.)
    –Lisa D., SDSU
  • Cheap books, good condition, accessible; near to campus!!!
    – Michelle, SDSU
  • I like KB Books because they are reliable, affordable and they try to satisfy the needs of every student.
    – Felipe, City College
  • KB Books is always looking out for students! Guaranteed lower prices!!!
    – Sujey
  • I love KB because books are cheap!
    – Wendy, SDSU
  • I ♥ KB Books because they have the best employees who are always helpful when I can’t find a book, and they have the best deals in SD!!
    – Kathy, SDSU
  • KB Books is the best! I love that they have affordable books!
    – Gabriella, SDSU
  • I love KB Books because they’re inexpensive and they have all the books I need. They also have the best customer service ♥
    – Brianna
  • I like KB Books because their books and products are cheap and they like to save SDSU students money!
    – Darya
  • I love KB Books because they’re better and cheaper, and their employees always help me find the books I need!
    – Michelle, SDSU
    – Gloria, SDSU
  • I love KB Books because they’re way cheaper and faster. Plus they have the friendliest employees working there!
    – Kristal, SDSU
  • I love KB Books because they give students the best value at the lowest price!
    – Alexis, SDSU
  • I like KB Books because they save me money.
    – Amy
  • KB Books is the best and easiest way to get books!
    – Ne
  • I love KB Books because they are convenient, always have the books that I need, at a decent price, and I can sell my books back!
    – Ashley, Mesa College
  • I love KB Books! They have the best prices.
    – Fer
  • I love KB Books because I save time knowing they have the best prices PLUS coupons to make my book buying easier
    – Kevin, Mesa College
  • I love KB Books because they always have the books I need at the best prices!
    – Danielle, SDSU
  • I love KB because they save me money!
    – Lauren, SDSU

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