Course Adoption / Desk Copies

  • UNU Press welcomes requests for desk copies from educators proposing to adopt titles for specific courses. Please submit your request in detail by e-mail or by fax or post on the letterhead of your organization to the address below.

    Your request should detail:

    • Name of the institution
    • Name of the course
    • Projected enrollment
    • Date of commencement

    Upon receipt of an official request we will send an out examination copy. If your institution places an order for a minimum of 10 copies (at a 35% discount), you may keep the review copy without charge. Should you decide against adoption but wish to keep the book we will invoice you (at a discount of 25%). Otherwise you should return the book in saleable condition within 60 days.

    Your students will be entitled the purchase the title directly from UNU Press at a discount of 25%.

    Obtaining review copies

    Academic journals and other publications seeking review copies of UNU Press titles for public discussion should describe their request in detail by email or by fax or post on company letterhead. For contact information see the column to the right.

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