Paper Tree Bookstore

Holiday Schedule

Holiday Schedule November through January

GRC Holiday Schedule

Many offices will be open the first week of winter quarter January 4th, 5th, and 6th from 8 A.M. to 6 P.M. 


Winter Quarter begins January 4, 2021

All Winter Quarter Textbooks & Supplies will receive Free Shipping.

Please select "Free Shipping on Textbooks & Supplies"

Bookstore will be open Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. 

Please be prepared if you come to the bookstore:

  • Everyone is required to wear a face mask
  • Wait times may be long due to social distancing, there are decals on the ground to ensure 6 feet between people
  • Please enter the bookstore through our dock entrance, located on the backside of the Student Union builiding
  • Everyone will be asked to sign into the bookstore log book with your name, student ID number, and phone number

You must complete the Green River Health Attestation Form on the same day as your visit, before arriving to campus.

COVID-19 Health Attestation


Thank you and be safe, Your Bookstore Staff

Green River's Campus Bookstore

The Paper Tree Bookstore provides the necessary books and supplies to meet your academic needs.

The Bookstore also offers a variety of products and services, such as UPS shipping, faxing, copies, special orders, stamps, balloons, and ID cards.

Because the Bookstore is institutionally owned and all the profits remain on campus, supporting the bookstore helps the campus.

Online Sales

Order textbooks, supplies, clothing and gifts online and skip the lines.

Paper Tree Bookstore Online Ordering

Want to go digital? Shop our eBook store!

Purchase eBooks

Online Book Buy Backs

Get cash for your unused textbooks. Students can participate in Textbook Buy Back provided all year by MBS Wholesale.

Online Textbook Buy Back

New To Online Ordering?

  • Click "Paper Tree Bookstore Online Ordering"
  • Go to top of page, click "Textbooks""
  • Click on "Order Course Materials"
  • CLick on 'Fall 2020'

On the left side:

  • Choose Course Name (example MATH)
  • Choose Course Number (example 072)
  • Choose Faculty (example DEB - Reising)
  • On box to the right: * Click on 'Find Books'
  • Choose textbook and supplies needed for class
  • Click on Add Selections to Cart (below selections)
  • Look Up More Courses, OR Checkout
  • Click on 'Checkout' when ready
  • Enter Gift Card if applicable

On left, select 'Payment Option' Credit Card OR GR Internal Department Only (select if using 3rd Party Financial Aid)

  • ALL orders will be shipped with free shipping. Please click "Free Shipping on Textbooks & Supplies"
  • Orders that have Pick Up will be shipped after 3 days of processing order if not picked up

To the right of payment, sign into your account 'Create New Account' OR returning students sign in

  • Confirm information
  • Enter Credit Card number OR
  • Enter Student ID# if using 3rd Party Financial Aid

NOTES Section - enter your Student ID for 3rd Party Financial Aid you are using (example: Student ID# 123456789)

  • Click 'Continue

Graduation Items

Caps, gowns, and more!

View Graduation Items

Campus Team Shop

Make it Your Own

Customize any of the items below in hundreds of styles, colors and designs:

  • T-shirts, Polos, Sweaters & Sweatshirts
  • Pants, Shorts
  • Hats, Beanies & Scarves
  • Jerseys, Performance, Warmups & Workwear
  • Bags, Backpacks, Duffel Bags & Blankets
  • Outerwear
  • Sleepwear
  • Kids & Pet Items too!

Adult sizes from small to 4x. Kids clothing available in baby, juniors, girls and boys. A variety of hats are available including: adjustable, snapback, stretch fit and visors. Explore options for your pet, tank tops, bandanas or a T-shirt!

When customizing an item you'll be able to choose the size, quantity, color, style, and design (e.g. basketball, baseball, soccer, softball, cheer, alumni, etc.). Personalize further by changing the year. Full color preview images are available every step of the way.

It usually takes five business days for production, after which your garment will ship directly to you.

Visit the Team Shop

Hours of Operation

Please visit the Paper Tree page for updates.

The bookstore is closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

Representatives from the bookstore are available during the below dates and times.
Please call during these times.

January 4 - 15
Monday - Friday 
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
January 18
Closed - Holiday 
Jan 19 - Feb 12
Monday - Friday 
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. 


February 15
Closed - Holiday 


Feb 16 - Mar 19
Monday - Friday 
8 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

View Closures & Special Hours


The PaperTree Bookstore is located at the Green River Main Campus, on the first floor of the Mel Lindbloom Student Union.

For everyones safety, please use the Bookstore Entrance located on the loading dock.  This entrance is located on the back side of the Student Union building, off of 320th Street.  Please look for the double metal doors with bookstore signs, and ring the doorbell located on the door handle.  

12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092

Contact Us

Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2068

Paper Tree Staff

Annemarie Vinson
Bookstore Manager
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2070

Sue Fairley
Textbook Buyer
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2074

Clay Donley
Retail Bookstore Lead
Phone: 253-833-9111, ext. 2076


Learn about refunds for Textbooks, Supplies and Sundries

View Refund Procedures