Cambridge textbooks: inspiring students to achieve
Cambridge textbooks deliver high quality teaching materials and learning solutions across a wide range of disciplines. Our textbooks and supplementary material enhance the classroom experience for instructors and the learning experience for students.
Our world class list of authors and wide range of subject areas make Cambridge University Press the clear choice for your textbook needs. Please follow the on-screen instructions to your right on how to order an inspection copy.
In the UK and Europe, textbooks are usually available for inspection as free desk copies, up to a maximum of 6 inspection copies in a calendar year. We will subsequently contact you to request feedback on the titles you have been sent.
Simply provide us with the contact information and course details and your inspection copy request will be reviewed and authorised. Please allow for up to two weeks for delivery.
We will only supply inspection copies to a campus address
We will only process those requests that contain a complete university or college address and course information
Exam copies are sent at the discretion of Cambridge University Press and we reserve the right to decline requests without explanation
Lecturers are welcome to request free Inspection copies of our textbooks provided they are to be considered for courses on which they could become set texts. All our textbooks have a 'Request Inspection copy' button. Please note that books without a “request an Inspection copy” link are not available to order.
You will be required to fill out an online request form which includes some mandatory fields to inform us about your course.
Inspection copies will not be dispatched to private addresses
Hardbacks will not be sent if there is a paperback available
Inspection copy requests are closely monitored and no more than five titles will be sent to an individual in any calendar year