Manning Academic Policy

Educators in North America may request for academic evaluation up to two titles per course, per semester, at no charge. All Manning evaluation copies will be made available as downloadable eBooks. Evaluation copies are subject to Manning’s eBook License.

If a book is formally adopted for a course, please send an email to to request two complimentary desk copies.

All evaluation and desk copies are subject to the approval of our academic sales manager.

How to Request an Evaluation Copy

Step 1: If you don't already have one, you must create an account, using an email address you can access.

Step 2: Please fill out and submit an Evaluation Copy Request Form and include a staff or department URL for verification. When making your request, please be sure to use your Manning account email address and fill out the form as completely as possible, allowing 2-4 business days for processing.

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