Ordering Information

Please note that all prices and discounts are subject to change without notice.


You may order Cornell University Press books and distributed titles in a number of ways:

From this website: To order, simply place one or more books in your shopping cart, then proceed to check out. All credit card transactions are handled by Authorize.net, a Visa company, and are safe and secure.

By telephone: 800-848-6224 (U.S. & Canada) / +1 919-966-7449 (international).

By fax: 800-272-6817 (U.S. & Canada) / +1 919-962-2704 (international)

Include "For Cornell University Press" on the fax and list the title(s), quantity of each, a shipping and (if different) billing address, and a credit card number, expiration date, and CVV number.

Please note that we are required to charge sales tax to orders being sent to addresses in the following states: New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Tennessee. We also add H.S.T. to orders being shipped to Canada.

Shipping: Unless you specify otherwise, we will ship North American orders by UPS, and we will ship orders outside North America by USPS surface. Other methods of shipment require additional charges. Please consult with a customer service representative at 1-800-848-6224 (in the U.S. and Canada) or +1 919-966-7449 (international) for details.

By mail: Send your orders with the above information to:

Longleaf Services, Inc.
116 South Boundary Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3808

Credit cards accepted: Cornell University Press accepts the following credit cards: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa. 


For customers in Canada, our books are distributed by Codasat Canada:

Codasat Canada
c/o University of Toronto Distribution
5201 Dufferin Street
Downsview, Toronto
ON M3H 5T8, Canada
Phone: 1-800-565-9523 or (416) 667-7791
Fax: 1-800-221-9985 or (416) 667 7832
Trade inquires only to info@codasat.com


For customers in the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Middle East, our books are distributed by Marston Book Services Ltd.:

Combined Academic Publishers
Windsor House
Cornwall Road
North Yorkshire
United Kingdom

+44 (0)1423 526350


For customers in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and Papua New Guinea, our books are distributed by Footprint Books Pty Ltd:

By e-mail: info@footprint.com.au
(for security reasons, please do not send credit card information via email)

By fax--within Australia: 02 9997 3185 / outside Australia: +61 2 9997 3185

By telephone--within Australia: 1300 260 090 / outside Australia: +61 2 9997 3973

By post:
Footprint Books Pty Ltd,
1/6a Prosperity Parade,
Warriewood, NSW 2102,


Bookstores, Institutions, and Special Sales

Bookstores are visited regularly by our regional representatives. Our Sales Department may be contacted directly for information (e.g., discount schedules), and assistance as follows:

By e-mail: cupress-sales@cornell.edu
By fax: 607-277-2397
By telephone: 607-882-2234

Cornell University Press now uses Longleaf Services, Inc. for its fulfillment and distribution in the U.S.

Longleaf Services, Inc.
116 South Boundary Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3808
U.S. and Canada: 800-848-6224 (phone) / 800-272-6817 (fax)
International: 919-966-7449 (phone) / 919-962-2704 fax)
E-mail: customerservice@longleafservices.org
For your security, please do not include credit card information in an email.

International accounts should contact the distributors for their regions listed above.


Libraries are urged to order through their library suppliers.




Permission to return overstock from returnable accounts is not required.  Books must be returned within 18 months of the invoice date and currently in print as listed on the publisher's website. Books must be clean, saleable copies without any signs of damage. Full credit allowed if customer supplies original invoice number, otherwise maximum discount applies.

Please send books prepaid and carefully packaged to our warehouse at:

Longleaf Services
c/o Ingram Publisher Services 
1210 Ingram Drive
Chambersburg, PA 17202

Longleaf Services will not accept liability for lost/damaged returns in transit. Return claims must be submitted within 30 days of shipment in writing to the mailing address at bottom or via email to credit@longleafservices.org. Claims must include a proof of delivery, and a packing list with weights.

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