The AUC Press today operates in Cairo six bookstores, unique for their extensive English-language selection of more than 20,000 titles, their longstanding tradition of international bookselling experience, and their professional staff.

The AUC Bookstores deliver the highest quality of services to AUC students, faculty, and staff, as well as to the wider Cairo community and travelers to Egypt.

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AUC Tahrir bookstore

Tahrir Bookstore

The Tahrir Bookstore offers a complete selection of AUC Press publications and a wide range of English-language books.

Location: AUC Tahrir Square campus, off Tahrir Square, entrance from Kasr El Aini Street and Sheikh Rihan Street, Cairo.
(Valid photo ID required)

Working Hours: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (daily) - closed Friday
Phone: 20.2.2797.5929


Diwan Zamalek

Diwan Bookstore (Official partner bookstore in Zamalek)

Diwan Bookstore
Location: 159, 26th July Street, Zamalek, Cairo.
Working Hours: 9:00 am –11:30 pm
Phone: (20) (0)122 2407 084 or (20) (0)100 0775 760


New Cairo Bookstore

New Cairo Textbook Store

The New Cairo Textbook Store sells all assigned AUC textbooks and student stationery.

Location: New Cairo Campus, Bartlett Plaza, Campus Center
Working Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm closed Friday and Saturday
Phone: 20.2.2615.1303

New Cairo Campus Shop

New Cairo Campus Shop

The New Cairo Campus Shop carries all AUC Press titles and offers AUC-branded gifts, AUC sportswear, school and office supplies, postcards, gift stationery, gift books, and guides.

Location: AUC New Cairo campus, Campus Center, beside the food court
Working Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm; closed Friday and Saturday
Phone: 20.2. 2615.1305


Egyptian Museum

AUC Bookstore at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo

The AUC Bookstore offers a selection of AUC Press publications.

Location: Tahrir Square, Cairo
Working Hours: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm (daily)


Sahrmelsheikh museum

AUC Bookstore at Sharm el-Sheikh Museum

The AUC Bookstore offers a selection of AUC Press publications as well as a wide range of English-language books.

Location: Sharm el-Sheikh Museum, Al-Salam Road, Sharm el-Sheikh
Working Hours: from 10:00 am 1:00 pm, from 5:00 pm
11:00 pm (daily)

Partner Bookstore Aboudi Bookstore

Aboudi Bookstore (Partner Bookstore)

Founded in 1909, they offer the largest selection of Egyptology books in Luxor, including AUC Press titles.

Location: 28 Karnak Temple Street, behind Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt
Working Hours: 10:00 am – 11:00 pm (daily) 

Phone: 0209.523.72390


The Bibliotheca Alexandrina Bookshop

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina Bookshop

The BA Bookshop provides a wide variety of products, Egyptian handicrafts, and books from well-known national and international publishers, including AUC Press, targeting both Egyptians and non-Egyptians, focusing on promoting the Library, Alexandria, and Egypt.

Location: Chatby, Alexandria 21526, Egypt
Working Hours: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm Sunday through Thursday; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday; closed on Friday 

Phone: 20.3.4839.999 Ext:1562
Fax: (+0020 3) 4820 476

The AUC Bookstores will order any book in print published in the United States or the United Kingdom. It generally takes from four to six weeks to receive a special book order unless courier deliveries are specified. Customers wishing to place special orders should visit or call the Tahrir Bookstore. A deposit is required before orders are placed.