Contact Our Textbook Team

Springer Publishing Company offers examination / desk copies to qualified instructors at no charge in a choice of print or ebook formats. For fastest service, please use the examination or desk copy forms described and linked below. For help finding a textbook for your course or curriculum, or any other textbook questions, please contact your textbook representative.

Find your textbook representative by selecting your state or province from the dropdown menu below and clicking the “Find My Representative” button.

Request a Desk or Examination Copy

  1. Browse or search for your book on
  2. On the book’s web page, click on the “REQUEST DESK COPY” button (located below add to cart).
  3. Sign in or create a new account. All users must create a new account who have not registered since September 2, 2014. After creating your account, an email will be sent to your email address for you to verify.
  4. Once registered, complete the request form, and submit. Upon approval, a desk or examination copy will be shipped to you.
Button Location - Request Desk Copy

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Springer Publishing Company offers examination/desk copies to instructors in a choice of print or eBook formats. We have chosen to partner with Vitalsource™, a website that provides eBook versions of texts to faculty, as well as eTextbook rental for students. To learn more about the Springer Publishing Company and Vitalsource™ partnership, please visit our Vitalsource™ page on

Textbook Custom Solutions and Quantity Sales

Springer Publishing Company is pleased to provide discounts for bulk orders of textbooks for staff development and customized textbook solutions to best fit your program or course needs. We can provide:

  • Print and electronic textbook bundles
  • Custom publications in print, electronic, and mobile formats
  • Faculty and bulk discounts for professional development
  • Customized text recommendations for your course or curriculum

If you are interested in exploring any of the above options, contact our textbook team at