With the academic year coming to an end, are you looking to sell old books and getting ready for the next session? Head to the city’s famous Aminabad Book Market for attractive deals on new books and second hand purchases. You can find all stationery supplies at wholesale prices too, apart from school books, college curriculum, competitive exam papers and books, and much more.
Here’s a rough guide to help you navigate through the shops in the market:
H. H. Book Centre : If you are in search for books in all scientific fields of study, this is the place to stop by. You can even sell your old books here at half the price in exchange for new ones. Medical Books, Engineering Books, NCERT books and books on Computer Applications, get everything under one roof.
Chaman Copy House: From notebooks of all sizes to registers, punch papers and printing sheets as well, find all writing material at this shop at wholesale prices.
Babu Book Mart: One of the oldest book shops in this area, Babu Book Mart is famous for school and college reading material for all Boards. You can even place an order for a book and they will arrange it for you if it isn’t available in store.
Bandhu Pustak Kendra: In addition to all other books on higher education, this little roadside stall is a hidden gem on Law books and case materials.
Majestic Book Depot: Head to this shop for the largest stock of second-hand and new books on Polytechnic, Nursing and B. Pharmacy as well as other kinds of academic literature.
Calcutta Scientific Stores: This is a one-stop shop for science studying paraphernalia. From standard equipment like test tubes to working models and mini drafters, you will find everything here.
Book Mart Competition Books: Need previous year’s question papers to competitive exams or reading material? This shop is dedicated to all those needs. A gem for all government and private exam aspirants.
Shukla Book Depot: This is the best shop for all Lucknow University prescribed reading material. From study guides to course books and previous year’s question papers. Find everything at reasonable prices in new and old editions.
Mishra Book House: This is the largest book distributor in the market and a trusted name among students for years. They specialize in books prescribed not only in local colleges and Lucknow University but all State Universities across Uttar Pradesh.
Timings: 9 am to 9 pm. Thursdays closed.
Where: Book Market, Jagat Cinema Road, Aminabad
NL TIP: Since Aminabad is one of the busiest local markets in the city, we advise you to take public transport for your day out at the book market and do not forget to wear your most comfortable shoes.