Terms and Conditions for North America
Garland Science examination copies are sent at our discretion.
We will consider requests from instructors teaching relevant courses only.
For textbooks we offer examination copies at no charge.
Once we receive your request a representative will follow-up. For other titles we
offer a 45-day examination period. The book will be accompanied by an invoice that
requires payment in 45 days from the date on the invoice.
If you adopt 10 or more copies of the title for your course, the examination copy
is yours free. Return the invoice with the course information and purchase order
number provided by your bookstore. If you wish to keep the book, but do not wish
to adopt it, please pay the amount shown on the invoice, or return the book to us
and the invoice will be cancelled.
To order an examination copy, please fill out the request form on this website as
completely as possible in order for us to more fully consider your request.
Please allow up to four weeks for delivery.
Terms and Conditions for UK and Rest of World (not North America)
Selected textbook titles are available for inspection to qualified lecturers for consideration
as a course textbook. Please note that examination copies are not sent out before the month of
publication and are sent out at our discretion.
In some countries a prepayment (proforma) invoice may be required. To order an examination copy
of a textbook, please fill out the request form on this website.
Please read the terms and conditions below carefully before submitting the examination copy request form.
- An examination copy of a textbook will only be sent to a lecturer at a college or university
who wishes to consider recommending it to his/her students.
- A maximum of three textbooks will be sent out for 60 days. At the end of that period the book(s)
may be either:
- returned to our distributor in perfect condition,
- or retained free of charge if recommended as a course text and added to a reading list
for courses with a minimum of 10 students.
If the book is recommended as a course text, you must complete the textbook questionnaire on the reverse of
the invoice, with your course information and return it to us. Please also ensure you inform your students usual bookshop of your decision otherwise the books may not be available when they are required.