Examination and Desk Copies


Educators who want to consider books for course adoption may request examination copies. Paperback editions are available to professors for $5.00 per book (plus shipping). Hardcover editions are available at a fifty (50) percent discount (plus shipping). To obtain an examination copy, call 800-848-6224 ext. 1.
Desk Copies (for adopted books).


If you have adopted an OU Press book for a course and placed an order for 10 or more copies with your campus or local bookstore, you may request a free desk copy. If you purchased a review copy from OU Press, you are eligible to receive a refund for your hardcover purchase. Please mail or fax your request on institutional letterhead and provide the following information:

  • Instructor name, address, phone number, and e-mail address
  • Course name and season taught decision maker’s name
  • Name of current text in use
  • Expected enrollment Expected decision date
  • Indicate if text will be recommended or required

Mail to:
University of Oklahoma Press
Textbook Adoption Program
2800 Venture Drive
Norman, OK 73069-8216