Terms & Conditions

Book Covering

The Shelf provides the service of book-covering at €0.99 per book. Just tick the checkbox marked 'book covering' for any books added to your cart and this will apply.


There is a standard €6.50 charge for all deliveries nationwide. Items will be dispatched within 3-7 days. We make every effort to ensure prompt delivery. If for any reason there is a delay, we will notify you by email. We use Nightline Couriers for all of our deliveries.


Please make all returns to our shop ; School Books @ The Shelf Broderick Street, Midleton Co.Cork.

Please include your invoice or reference number when returning books.

New Returns: We will refund new books within 15 days of purchase provided the items have not been damaged or marked.

Second-hand Returns: All second-hand books from The Shelf will bear a stamp on the inside cover for identification.