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How To Sell Textbooks On Chegg

By Pranab Sen

✎ Key Takes:

» You can sell your old textbooks on Chegg by visiting the Chegg Buy/Rent services page and accessing the GoTextbooks link to determine the selling price based on the ISBN.
» You can use the GoTextbooks by entering the 10-13 digit ISBN to check the potential payout for your old textbooks. Ensure accuracy to get an accurate estimate.
» In the US 🇺🇸, consider analyzing other services, but for Chegg, ship your book for free to GoTextbooks, and once they receive it, you’ll receive payment for your sold textbook.

Before Selling Old Textbooks:

🔯 Make sure of these:

  • Your book cover should not be severely damaged.
  • There should be no missing or torn pages.
  • It must have an ISBN or any edition which is different from the ISBN that was initially quoted.

As the GoTextbooks suggested by Chegg, it is too much trustworthy.

Note: An ISBN is an acronym for the International Standard Book Number. It is a 10–13 digit number that represents a specific book. After this, you need to follow a few simple steps to sell your books and get your cash credited when your book has been shipped and reached the warehouse.

How To Sell Textbooks On Chegg:

There are a few methods below to sell books online on Chegg:

1. You can Sell Locally

You should use local platforms or channels to sell your books within your community.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Just try the steps below:

Step 1: First of all, spread the word among friends, classmates, or through social media.

Step 2: Then, consider posting ads on local classified websites or community boards.

Step 3: Next, meet interested buyers in a safe and public location to finalize the sale.

Step 4: Now, accept cash payment or use a secure payment method for the transaction.

2. Using GoTextbooks

You can easily sell your old textbooks on GoTextbooks.com and get paid. However, you must first check the condition of your books before listing them on the website.

To sell back your Textbooks online,

Step 1: First, go to the Chegg services for Rent / Buy books and this will ask you to go to https://sellback.gotextbooks.com/.


Step 2: Then take your book and look for the ISBN.

Step 3: On the webpage, you will see a column to fill in that ISBN. Enter that.

Click Go

Step 4: Then the website will show you the amount you can get after selling your books.

Step 5: After that, you will need to print your free shipping label.

Step 6: Then ship your book to GoTextbooks using that label.

Step 7: Then, you will be notified when your book is received by GoTextbooks.

Step 8: You can get your payment in usually 7-14 days.

3. Use Chegg’s Buyback Program

Just you can use Chegg’s Buyback Program to sell your books.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Just try the following steps below:

Step 1: First, search for your book’s ISBN on Chegg or use Google to find the buyback page.

Step 2: Then, check if your book is eligible for buyback and get a quote for its price.

Step 3: Next, ship the book to Chegg using the provided shipping label.

Step 4: Now, once Chegg receives and verifies the book’s condition, you will receive payment.

Some Types of Books to Sell Online:

Here are the types of books to sell online on Chegg:

Type of BooksPrice
Textbooks$30 – $100+
Motivational Books$5 – $20
Religious Books$5 – $30
Literature$5 – $50
Fiction and Novels$5 – $30
Self-help Books$5 – $20
Business Books$5 – $30
Science Books$5 – $50
History Books$5 – $30
Biographies$5 – $20
Art and Photography$5 – $30
Health and Wellness$5 – $20
Children’s Books$5 – $20

Please note that the rates mentioned are approximate and can vary based on the condition, edition, and demand for the specific book.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Can I Sell Back Textbooks on Chegg?

Unfortunately, you no longer can sell your old textbooks on Chegg anymore as the website has discontinued this feature. However, this does not mean that you cannot, actually, chegg.com will direct you to the GoTextbooks for this service.

GoTextbooks is a website that deals in selling your old textbooks and will pay you in return for your books.

Not just GoTextbooks there are several other websites too on which you can earn money by selling your old textbooks.

2. Can I write in my Chegg book?

Yes, you are allowed to write in your Chegg book. Chegg understands that students often need to take notes or highlight important information while studying. However, it’s important to keep in mind that excessive or excessive markings may affect the buyback value of the book.

3. Are handwritten answers accepted in Chegg?

Yes, handwritten answers are generally accepted in Chegg. When you sell or rent your books on Chegg, they may ask for your answers to specific questions or problems. You can provide these answers in a handwritten format as long as they are legible and clear.

4. What happens if I don’t return a book to Chegg?

If you don’t return a book to Chegg by the due date, you may be charged a late fee or an extension fee, depending on the rental agreement. Chegg typically provides grace periods for returning books, but if you exceed that period without any prior arrangement, additional fees may apply.

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