Barnes & Noble Inc. has signed a lease agreement to open a 26,700-square-foot bookstore at 1104 E. 2100 South in the McIntyre Center.

The store is expected to open in October, the company said.In conjunction with the new store opening, the existing Barnes & Noble store at 2236 S. 1300 East in Salt Lake City will close.

The company said the new store will carry more than 175,000 different titles and also will feature a Barnes & Noble Cafe.

Barnes & Noble Inc. operates 481 Barnes & Noble bookstores and 520 B. Dalton bookstores.