Mailing Information

For those students who wish to mail textbooks, the address is:

  Eastern Illinois University
  Textbook Rental Service
  Louis M. Grado Building
  975 Edgar Drive
  Charleston, IL 61920

We encourage the insuring of all packages.  All textbooks must be postmarked by the designated deadline.

 Contact Us
 Phone: (217) 581-3626
 Fax: (217) 581-3590

How To Find Us

By Car

From the North: Eastern Illinois University can easily be accessed from Interstate 57 by taking exit 190. From I-57, state Route 16 east becomes Lincoln Avenue upon reaching Charleston city limits. EIU is located on Lincoln Avenue; you will first see Old Main, which resembles a castle and is the northernmost point on campus.

From Lincoln Avenue, turn right (south) on Ninth Street going through 2 four-way stops, then turn left (east) on Edgar Drive. Textbook Rental Service facility is located on your left (north side of the street).

From the South: Route 130 to Edgar Drive.  Turn left (west) on Edgar Drive.  Textbook Rental Service is located on your right (north side of the street).

On Foot

Textbook Rental Service is located east of Carman Hall and south of Greek Court on Edgar Drive.

Campus Map

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