University of Minnesota Bookstore

Desk Copies

Examination, review or desk copies of textbooks for your courses are provided directly from the publishers. Here is a generic desk copy request form (PDF) for your convenience.

A generic Desk Copy Request Form (PDF) is available for your convenience.

The U of M Bookstores recommend the following steps to help you successfully locate the correct publisher information for your textbook requisition needs.

1. Locate your book in our online Books in Print
2. Click on the publisher link to obtain publisher contact information.
3. Or you can search the Books in Print publisher database.

Desk Copy request form.

If you need additional information, or have other questions on obtaining a desk copy for your course, please contact the Faculty Textbook Office at 612-626-9484, or send us an e-mail at