Buy, Sell Used Books Online In India
Unorganized industry of used books is getting organized with emergence of sites dedicated to selling second hand books online. This number is expected to rise in coming years.
Buying used books is good as:
- Being cheaper than new one, you save money.
- Reused books are good for environment as it helps save paper.
If you are dealing in used books or have a collection of books you want to sell, there are sites in India that provide you an opportunity to become a seller.
Apart from popular sites like eBay, OLX and Quikr, following is the list of sites exclusively for buying and selling used books online in India:
Browse through lakhs of used books and get great discounts on world’s number 1 marketplace to buy/sell books.
Get books at great discounts at your doorstep with cash on delivery option. You can also return the books once exams are over getting 50%-60% return on purchase price.
If you want to sell your books, you can only sell books after one year of purchase from this site only.
Books are available for readers of all ages on any subject. Buy the book of your choice and add to your knowledge base. You can list your book for sale by uploading the picture of the same.
If you can write, you can also get your e-book published here for free.
Offers thousands of used/second hand/out of print books for sale. If you don’t find a book here, you can send request and the book will be added to the website in a working day (as claimed by Yobooks).
Buy second hand books of your choice and sell your collections. Students can add upto 5 listings to sell their books for free.
Customers will contact the seller who is responsible for dispatching the book directly to the buyer and for collecting the payment.
This site is for college students who can find a book on rent with flexible rental periods from 4 days to 6 months.
Books are delivered at the doorstep with cash on delivery option. At present the service is available in Delhi & NCR. You can also buy these books.
Here you can send request for buying and post an ad for selling your book.
Search for book of your choice in your neighborhood and buy at a cheap price.
It’s an easy to use app where you can create your bookshelf to share with community of readers worldwide to buy/sell/share books.
Second hand Books India
Buy used books here with free delivery and option to pay offline. All books are available ex stock.
Here college students can buy and sell used books, notes or electronics within their college campus. They can also find ride sharing partners for car pool and find room mates for sharing the flat.
An online classified website, Books Network is a website to buy second hand books, to sell by posting ads and to download pdf.
Amazev is a P2P college based marketplace where students can buy, sell and exchange used books, study materials and educational accessories inside the college campus.
An online marketplace to buy from a collection of millions of used and rare books and sell to millions of buyers around the world..
This is an innovative initiative by the final year engineering students. Here students can sell used books at a reasonable price in their institute/ city.
Students can also save money by exchanging books with other users.
This website offers a platform for book sharing, book swapping and exchanging books with other users. You can also sell used books here.
Another good site to buy/sell used books online in India.
Buy/ sell used books on this platform for students, parents, teachers, publication hubs and booksellers.
It’s a student to student marketplace where students can buy, sell and trade college textbooks, post classified ads and buy products for college.
At present the service is provided inside Rourkela Institute of Technology and in Rourkela city.
An online marketplace to buy and sell used books in your campus. Here you can also sell things like electronics, mobiles and more.
Buy second hand books at subsidized price.
Not much could be found to mention here as the site requires login even for accessing the page on how to sell. That’s quite irritating for users.
In case you don’t want to purchase used books online in India, read this article about markets to buy offline in select cities.
Please post in comments below if you feel some site has not been mentioned in this article. I would highly appreciate that.