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Main Library, 5th Floor
1510 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721

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To request a review copy for a publication or media outlet, please email your request to our Publicist. If you have additional questions about review copies, please call (520) 621-3920.

The University of Arizona Press offers a complimentary desk copy to course instructors who have adopted a UA Press book as a required text for a class with a minimum of ten students enrolled. If additional copies are needed for classes with an enrollment of more than 50 students, please contact us at (520) 621-4873.

To request a desk copy, mail or email the request on departmental letterhead, and include the name of the professor, the course name and number, and the enrollment. Book(s) are sent via media mail, and should arrive within four weeks. Rush shipping is available, but only at an extra fee, which must be paid in advance. We will not invoice for rush charges.

Examination copies to consider for textbook adoption are available to qualified instructors of appropriate courses. To request an exam copy, please submit your request on school letterhead citing course and enrollment.

For paperbacks enclose $7.00 shipping & handling per title, payable by check or credit card. Requests for paperback exam copies are limited to two titles per semester.

Clothbound books for examination may be purchased at a 20% discount. Please supply a MasterCard, American Express, or Visa number, expiration date, and phone number. If you submit evidence of adoption or return the book in salable condition, we will issue a refund for purchase of the book.

Please note that due to the automated nature of our shopping cart, desk and exam copies cannot be requested online. Please call us or send us your request on school letterhead via email. Please do not include credit card information in email.

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