Hello, we're RedShelf

We are an ambitious team based in Chicago, focused on delivering eTextbooks more simply and affordably. Most of us at RedShelf were students not long ago and have experience with both paper and digital textbooks.

Why Work with Us?

RedShelf is a digital textbook distributor and provider working with over 500 college bookstores and 2000 content creators to spur digital adoption on campuses world-wide. With a team of 45, we have established a very unique company culture that shines in everything we do.
We are

Empowering,

Agile &

Ambitious

Where we are

500 N. Dearborn St. , Chicago, IL 60654
500 N. Dearborn St. , Chicago, IL 60654

Perks of working here

401(K)
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Equity
Dental
Happy Hours
Health Benefits
Recreational Clubs
Stocked Kitchen
Vision
Volunteering Opportunities
  • "I've been working at RedShelf since 2012. In that time I have been exposed to opportunities, projects and conversations most young professionals can only dream for. RedShelf is a fast-paced, learn-on-the-go atmosphere."
    Gordon Elson
    Sales & Customer Care Director
  • "My colleagues at RedShelf are some of the smartest, most outgoing, and highly motivated individuals I've had the pleasure of collaborating with! The fun and vibrant team culture first drew me to the company and makes it both exciting and enjoyable."
    Briana Haguewood
    Publisher Relations Manager
  • "Working at a startup like RedShelf is as demanding as it is rewarding. We’re building products that end up in the hands of students and professors across the nation. Being a part of something that big in such an established industry is exciting."
    Drew Bollinger
    Sr. Front-End Software Engineer
  • "Our leadership has a level of passion like no other, and that trickles down to every person who is working here. Its incredible to be apart of a company that is growing at such a rapid rate. RedShelf allows us the freedom to make a direct impact."
    Shawn Guiney
    Technical Recruiter
Jobs at RedShelf8 open jobs
All
Finance
Design + UX
Developer + Engineer
Operations
Product
Finance
new
Chicago, IL
Design + UX
new
Chicago, IL
Product
new
Chicago, IL
Operations
Chicago, IL
Developer + Engineer
Chicago, IL
Developer + Engineer
Chicago, IL
Developer + Engineer
Chicago, IL
Developer + Engineer
Chicago, IL

Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • EmberFrameworks
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Our funding history

  • $2M in Funding
    Investors: National Association of College Stores
  • $4M in Funding
    Investors: Rick Patterson, National Association of College Stores