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Desk and Exam Copies

Desk Copies
Macmillan is pleased to provide complimentary desk copies of any adopted title published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux; Hill & Wang; North Point Press; Faber & Faber; Henry Holt; Metropolitan Books; Times Books; Picador; St. Martin's Press Trade; St. Martin's Griffin; Tor/Forge; and Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press. Also available are selected titles from our distributed publishers, including Graywolf Press, Drawn & Quarterly, and Bloomsbury. One desk copy is available for every twenty copies ordered. All requests are subject to availability and approval.

Please send requests via email from an institutional email account to academic@macmillan.com; or on school letterhead or standard AAP form via fax to 609-409-0298 or via postal mail to Macmillan Academic Marketing, 175 Fifth Avenue, 21st floor, New York, NY 10010. Please provide a campus mailing address and include the course number and title (e.g. English 101), estimated enrollment, and bookstore contact information. Please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery. Not valid for addresses outside the United States.

Desk copies of adopted titles may also be ordered online.  


Examination Copies
Examination copies are available to instructors seeking titles to consider for course adoption.

Requests must be made in writing on school letterhead stating the title and ISBN of the book and the name and anticipated enrollment of the course. Please provide a campus mailing address. The charge for examination copies is a flat fee of $3.00 for paperbacks and $10.00 for hardcovers. Please make checks or money orders payable to Macmillan. Please send requests to Macmillan Academic Marketing, 175 Fifth Avenue, 21st floor, New York, NY 10010. Please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery. All requests are subject to availability and approval. Not valid for addresses outside the United States.


Palgrave Macmillan
For desk or examination copies of books published by Palgrave Macmillan, I.B. Tauris, Zed Books, Pluto Press, and Manchester University Press, please visit http://us.macmillan.com/palgrave.aspx.


Bloomsbury Academic/Continuum: Arden Shakespeare, A&C Black Academic & Specialist, Methuen Drama, and Berg Publishers
For desk or examination copies of books published by A&C Black Academic & Specialist, Arden Shakespeare, or Methuen Drama, please visit www.acblack.com. For books published by Berg Publishers, please visit www.bergpublishers.com. You may also write to askacademic@bloomsbury.com.


Alternate Media for Students with Print Disabilities
To request an adopted book in an electronic format for a student with a print disability, the student’s campus disability services office may contact Macmillan by e-mail at accessibility@macmillanusa.com. If an electronic format is not available, the publisher will provide a copy of the book to be scanned for the student. Please verify that the student has purchased a copy of the book.


Desk and Exam Copies for Educators who Live in Canada
(U.S. addresses please follow instructions above) 

For all books on this website published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux; Hill and Wang; North Point Press; Faber and Faber; Graywolf Press; Henry Holt; Metropolitan; Times Books; Picador; St. Martin's Press; St. Martin's Griffin; and Tor/Forge:

Desk and examination copy requests will be handled by Raincoast Book Distribution Limited. Raincoast is pleased to provide appropriate evaluation copies and desk copies to professors, teachers and instructors. For further information, please visit http://www.raincoast.com/academic/ or email specialsales@raincoast.com.

For all books on this website published by Bloomsbury:

Desk and exam copy requests will be handled by Penguin Group (Canada). For further information, please visit http://www.penguin.ca/static/pages/aboutpenguin/educators.html/ or email Tim.Carter@ca.PenguinGroup.com.