For Educators

Permissions for Classroom Use

Select NYU Press titles are available through the  for immediate approval on all educational uses, including photocopying for course packets and electronic reserve.

For more information, see the Rights & Permissions page.

Examination & Desk Copies

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For US customers only: To request a desk copy or exam copy, please locate the page for the title you are interested in receiving and click on the “Request Exam or Desk Copy” link. This link will bring you to a form that you will need to fill out in order to submit a formal request. 

Please note that there is a limit of three titles or fewer per person per school year. Requests for more than three books will be denied.

Follow the purple arrow to see where you can request your exam or desk copy on the page of the title you wish to receive.

Examination & Desk Copies—International Requests

For scholars outside of the U.S. wishing to request an examination copy, please direct your query to the appropriate international sales representative listed below.


800 Bay Street, Mezzanine
Toronto, ON, Canada, M5S 3A9
Tel: 416.978.2239
[email protected]

Europe (including UK), Middle East, and Africa

Mare Nostrum Group
39 East Parade
North Yorkshire

t: +44 (0)1423 526 350
[email protected]

To request with CAP, use . 

Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands
Footprint Books
Unit 1/6a Prosperity Parade
NSW 2102, Australia
Telephone: 61.02.9997.3973
[email protected]

Ҵý reserves the right to limit the number of books sent to an individual in a year and may limit the quantity of examination copies distributed of a particular title. For additional assistance requesting a desk or examination copy, please contact Customer Service.

Instructor’s Guides

Written by scholars and specifically intended for classroom use, browse our book-specific guides, featuring suggestions for further readings, discussion questions, and supplementary online resources. Check out our entire list of Instructor’s Guide we have here.