It’s easy to order Alexander Publishing desk or examination copies.
Desk copies are available for instructors who’ve placed a confirmed order. Alexander Publishing provides complimentary desk copies for instructors at accredited colleges and universities of any adopted required text. One desk copy is available per course with a minimum of ten copies ordered. If the class size falls below ten, examination copies are available for purchase at a nominal cost (see "Examination Copies" section below).
Desk copies are for single Alexander Publishing book titles only. Bundles and third-party published titles are not available as desk copies.
Please note: We cannot ship desk copies to residences. They must be mailed to you at your school address.
All requests are subject to availability and approval.
Desk copies are available after your class order has been received from the bookstore. For your desk copy please write firstname.lastname@example.org.
Examination copies are available to college professors or instructors wanting to review titles for possible textbook adoption. Examination copies are limited to 5 per teacher per school year and only one copy of any individual title can be ordered.
Examination copies are for single Alexander Publishing book titles only. Bundles and third-party published titles are not available as examination copies.
If you adopt the examination copy as the primary text for your course of 10 or more students, your examination copy fee will be refunded once a confirmed order has been received from your bookstore. Shipping fees cannot be refunded.
Please note: We cannot ship examination copies to residences. They must be mailed to you at your school address.
Please allow approximately 2 weeks for delivery.
- The fee for books (under $40.00) is $7.00 each plus $2.00 shipping per title
- The fee for books (at or above $40.00) is $20.00 each plus $2.50 shipping per title
To order your examination copy, please send an email to email@example.com. Include the book title, along with your course name/number, expected enrollment, complete school mailing address and your daytime telephone number. We will then issue a PayPal invoice that can be paid by PayPal account, or with a credit/debit card. Please let us know if you prefer to pay by Check or Money Order, which should be made out to Alexander University, Inc.
Textbooks can be ordered two ways.
Through Ingram/Spring Arbor – Single title (non-bundled packages) Professional Orchestration and Worship Leader texts can be ordered through either Ingram or Spring Arbor.
Through Alexander Publishing – Any Alexander Publishing text can be ordered direct but requires pre-payment for all academic orders. When ordering direct, college bookstores have 60 days to return unsold titles, and they must be in resellable condition to receive a full refund. Shipping fees cannot be refunded.
All Professional Orchestration™ bundle packages can only be ordered direct through alexanderpublishing.com by the individual student. Please have your bookstore, or class teacher, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details on student ordering.