Desk & Exam Copies
The Penguin Publishing Group supplies one free desk copy for every 20 copies of an adopted text required by instructors at accredited colleges and universities. Penguin also honors desk copy requests for seminar and graduate courses with a minimum enrollment of 10 students. If you need more than 5 desk copies of a single title, please email your request directly to email@example.com.
Please note: Penguin cannot ship desk copies to residences; desk copies must be mailed in care of your institution to valid U.S. addresses only.
Desk copies may be ordered online using the form provided here. This ensures that your request is processed as quickly as possible and makes your order easier to track.
To order Canadian desk copies, click here.
Examination copies are available to college professors or instructors who wish to consider them for adoption. A prepaid fee is required for all examination copy requests. Please note that the policies outlined below apply to U.S. institutions only.
Examination copy fees:
Paperbacks (under $20.00) are $3.00 each
Paperbacks (at or over $20.00) are 50% off
All hardcovers are 50% off the retail price
Examination copies may be ordered online with a credit card using the form provided here. This ensures that your request is processed as quickly as possible and makes your order easier to track.
To order Canadian examination copies, click here.
Please wait to order forthcoming titles until their month of publication.
Please note: Penguin cannot ship examination copies to residences; exam copies must be mailed in care of your institution to valid U.S. addresses only.
Allow 5-10 days for delivery. Telephone requests will not be accepted. All orders are subject to approval and availability.