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Ordering for Booksellers
McFarland welcomes direct orders for print books. For basic information regarding ordering, see the main page for customer resources. For booksellers, the online catalog will be useful for compiling orders and checking availability, but please send your order by email/fax/phone to ensure that your bookseller's wholesale discount is applied.
Booksellers wishing to establish a new account should contact:
Booksellers with an existing account should direct orders and inquiries to:
Discount Policy for Booksellers
McFarland publishes primarily academic nonfiction available at a short discount. Our discount policy follows below.
Single Title Order Policy (STOP): 20%. For single-title, single-unit orders, payment is expected to accompany the order.
General Ordering: 20%. Any assortment of ISBN.
Booksignings: 40%. Limited to ISBN specific to the event. Limited overstock returns privileges (60 days).
Specialty Sales Program: For those booksellers and dealers that are interested in bulk purchases or specialty sales that are beyond the scope of the above discount policies, we would welcome an inquiry. Please contact Adam Phillips to receive a quote.
Payment Terms for Booksellers
New accounts are expected to prepay. Once a credit history is established, booksellers may order with terms of net 30 days.
Shipping for Booksellers
All of our customers pay shipping. UPS ground delivery is used most frequently by our customers, but alternative and expedited shipping methods are available upon request.
Within the U.S., the default shipping method is UPS ground. The shipping charge is based on the weight of the parcel and the delivery location. If your business has an account with UPS and you would prefer UPS Consignee or UPS Collect billing, please specify.
Outside the U.S., please inquire with McFarland for current rates for shipping directly to your area. Some international customers may prefer to use a freight forwarding agent. In those instances, McFarland will ship to the U.S. office of your freight forwarder (ordinarily by UPS ground). Consult our guidelines for international customers for further information about ordering via our agents for your territory.
Returns for Booksellers
McFarland does not require that prior authorization be obtained before making a return. However, we ask that all booksellers abide by the following:
For returns of overstock:
For misshipments, defective books, or short shipments:
Books that are returned erroneously will not receive credit. McFarland retains the right of final decision in determining the saleability and condition of returned books. Returns should be directed to:
Booksellers interested in lists, spreadsheets or other book metadata should contact:
Most new McFarland books are being released simultaneously in both print and ebook editions. Ebook vendors wishing to offer McFarland books via their own platform should contact us. Retail booksellers interested in reselling Google Editions via IndieBound can contact the ABA for more information about IndieBound. ABA-members interested in lists or spreadsheets of McFarland offerings should contact us. Consult our ebooks page for more information about vendors carrying McFarland ebooks.
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