Why Choose Us?
There are lots of options when it comes to ordering books, ebooks or audio visual online via retailers. What makes brownsbfs.co.uk different? Why choose us? Here are a few of the top reasons we stand above the rest.
A Company You Can Trust
Did you know Brownsbfs (A T Little and Sons Ltd) has been trading in books for 34 years! Our customer focused family business is un-rivalled. Check our excellent credit rating
Free Next Day UK Delivery
Need your books quickly? No Problem! Free next day delivery service available on all stock items on orders over £50, when ordered before 12 noon
Online Ordering Tool
With lots of user friendly features including List Manager, allowing you to create and share lists, with either staff members or with your School Librarians Network. Set up your account with departmental separation if required, access to your cancelled lines reports, outstanding lines reports and quotes
Resources At Your Fingertips
Lists and collections hand picked by our experienced team. From curriculum resources and topic collections to Book Banding, Accelerated Reader and best- selling fiction collections
Customer Care And Sales Team
Our staff are here year round to help you with any query, we can place orders for you, find your titles, build collections or come and see you to demonstrate any of our services on the website or our VLebooks platform
Giving You More
We are offering better discounts across the board with up to 40% on promotional titles!
You can put together all of your orders for us to send through in one delivery, perfect for Summer Text orders
Print And Digital
We supply every UK book in print, we have the largest stock holding in the UK with 800,000 titles held in stock and 580,000+ educational eBooks. Browns Books for Students is the UK’s leading supplier of books and eBooks to schools & colleges
Throughout the years we have developed great long-term relationships with many of our customers. We are humbled and honoured by this and will endeavour to create that kind of trust with each of our customers. We have also built long standing relationships with School Librarians Association (SLA), National Literacy Trust (NLT), European Council for International Schools (ECIS), chartered Institute of Library and Information professionals (CILIP) and Renaissance Learning as well as various UK & Scotland council and framework partnerships
Experience comes with time! our in-house and out of house teams are truly experienced in their roles, our Customer Care team can help with any issue you have; our Sales team will give you unique support and will help guide you. Our Marketing & IT departments are dedicated to giving our valued customers the best selections, collections and up to date content on all of our platforms
Shelf Ready Library Servicing
We can provide a full range of servicing elements tailored to meet your specification. This includes plastic jackets, laminates, date and spine labels, barcodes, security triggers, AR Labels, with Full Marc Record Response
Visit Our Northern Showroom
Browns Books for Students also has a Showroom in Preston, Lancashire.
View an extensive book range, in excess of 35,000 titles, comprising children’s, junior, teenage and adult fiction and non-fiction. Stock is profiled to meet the essential needs of our customers, in particular librarians, being conveniently and clearly laid out in library format.
Multiple copies of each title are available so you can choose to take the books away with you or have them sent on to your school or library, invoice to follow in both cases.
Our dedicated showroom staff have a wealth of book knowledge and would be delighted to offer assistance and ideas as required making your visit both enjoyable and productive.