Desk and Exam Copies

Please allow 7-10 business days for delivery. All requests are subject to approval and availability

Desk Copies

Penguin Random House Academic Services is pleased to provide complimentary desk copies of any adopted required text for instructors at accredited colleges and universities.

One desk copy is available for every twenty copies ordered. Penguin Random House can not ship desk copies to residences: they must be mailed in care of your institution and to valid U.S. addresses only.

Ordering Online

Desk copies may be ordered online using the form provided here. (Sending in your request online ensures that it is processed as quickly as possible, and also makes your request easier to track.)

Order Desk Copies Online

To order Canadian desk copies, please click here.

Ordering By Fax

Fax requests to: 212-572-2662. Please be sure to include:

1. Name of course and enrollment

2. Bookstore name and telephone number

3. College mailing address

Exam Copies

Examination copies are available to college professors or instructors seeking titles to review for adoption consideration. 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

Ordering Online

Examination copies may be ordered online with a credit card using the form provided. (Sending in your request online ensures that it is processed as quickly as possible, and also makes your request easier to track.)

Order Exam Copies Online

To order Canadian examination copies, please click here.

Ordering By Mail

Please make checks or money orders (no cash) payable to Penguin Random House LLC. Requests on college letterhead should be sent to:

Penguin Random House Academic Services
1745 Broadway, 12-1
New York, NY 10019

PLEASE DO NOT FAX YOUR EXAMINATION COPY REQUESTS

PLEASE WAIT TO ORDER FORTHCOMING TITLES UNTIL THEIR MONTH OF PUBLICATION

Requests in writing can be made on college letterhead stating the name and ISBN of the title, course name and expected enrollment.