A reminder: Vol State offices, all locations, will be closed Thursday, January 9 for Professional Development. The Gallatin Bookstore will be open Thursday, despite other college offices being closed. Bookstore hours Thursday are 8am to 6pm, normal hours Friday and 9am to 2pm Saturday. The Highland Crest bookstore will also be open Thursday 9am to 2pm. The Livingston Bookstore will be open the first day of classes.
You can always get your books online. That includes students who are notified that they are eligible to charge books to their financial aid (that notification goes out via student email on Tuesday or Wednesday of this week).
Here is the link to the online book store.