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Inspection Copies and Student Vouchers

Some of our books are suitable for use as course texts and are available for inspection by lecturers. If suitable we can also arrange for student vouchers to be sent by email so that students can buy the book at a discounted rate.

How to request an inspection copy or student voucher

1. Find a book relevant for your course.
2. Request your inspection copy/student voucher using the contact details below

- for Bloomsbury Professional Titles / 01444 416119

- for Hart Publishing Titles / 01865 598648

We will need to know the following information:

  • your academic address for delivery of book(s)
  • course or module name(s) for which the book(s) is/are being requested
  • course or module start date
  • estimated number of students attending course or module
  • whether the book(s) would be considered: a) an essential/sole text; b) one of 2/3 essential course texts; c) recommended reading; or d) background reading

What happens next?

  1. If your request meets our Terms and Conditions below, you will receive an email confirming your order within 5-7 working days.
  2. In this email we will attach a feedback form and a pdf of the student voucher for your own dissemination to your students.
  3. If you have requested an inspection copy as well as a student voucher, we will order your book(s) from our distributor. Delivery usually takes 5-7 working days.
  4. Upon receipt of your book(s) (if requested), you have 60 days to complete and return the feedback form included in the confirmation email.
  5. Incuded in the feedback form is a notification which you will need to pass on to campus library and bookshop.

Terms and Conditions

  • Only 5 titles can be ordered as inspection copies within an academic year. (There is no limit on requests for student vouchers)
  • Books will only be sent to academic institution addresses.
  • To keep the book(s) free of charge, you must complete and return the feedback form feedback form within 60 days of receiving your inspection copy/ies. If we do not hear from you within 60 days, we will send you an invoice for half the list price of the book(s).
  • If you have any queries about inspection copies, please email or