Resources for Educators
Examination Copies for Educators
In order to help educators make course book decisions, we offer examination copies in two formats: online and paperback. For more information about these programs, see:
Note: If you are a journalist, please see our information on review copies for the media.
Desk Copy Policy
If a Harvard University Press title is adopted as a text for a specific course and an order has been placed with your college bookstore for a minimum of 10 copies, we will, upon request, include one “desk copy” at no additional charge.
To request a desk copy, write to us on departmental letterhead and include the following information:
- Name of college bookstore
- Course title
- Number of copies ordered
- Address to which the desk copy should be sent
- Your complete contact information
Please send your request to our distribution center, Triliteral, LLC:
100 Maple Ridge Drive
Cumberland, RI 02864, USA
Fax: (800) 406-9145 / (401) 531-2801
You may also send your request by email to [Email Address]. All requests by email must be:
- Printed on departmental letterhead;
- Saved as a PDF and attached to your email cover message;
- And sent from a university or educational email address (an address ending with “.edu” in the U.S.).
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Video and Audio Interviews with HUP Authors
Want to hear more about our books directly from the authors’ mouths? Watch and listen to selected Harvard University press authors discuss their books on our Featured Author Interviews page, or explore the interview archives: