Packbasket Bookstore

Welcome to the Packbasket, the Paul Smith’s College bookstore! We provide textbooks, academic supplies, college-branded merchandise, culinary and forestry products, gifts, and snacks and beverages.


The Packbasket is owned and operated by Paul Smith’s College. When you purchase items here, your money stays on campus – helping support the college. The bookstore is a member of the National Association of College Stores.


During the Semester

Monday-Thursday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Saturday-Sunday 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Summer Hours/Semester Breaks

Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Hours subject to change without notice.

Bookstore Services

  • Check cashing (no fees, $200 limit)
  • Student employment paycheck distribution
  • Used book buybacks at end of fall and spring semester
  • Special order books
  • Notary public (no fee)

Accepted Forms of Payment

  • Bobcat Bucks, Kat Kash
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Personal check

Contact Us ยป

Joan Weill Student Center

Lower Level

PO Box 265

7777 State Route 30

Paul Smiths, NY 12970



518.327.6351 fax

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