Due to our annual inventory count, Human Kinetics is currently not shipping orders February 18-20. We will resume shipping orders February 21. For more detailed information, please call 1-800-747-4457 during our normal business hours of 7:00am-5:00pm CST Monday through Friday.

Your order is important to us and we apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you for your patience.

Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc.



Exam/Desk Copy Request Form

Request exam/inspection copies and ancillary materials

Please allow 5-7 business days for your request to process & ship. If you need the item sooner please note the need by date in the Comments box.

Exam Copy Overview

If you are considering adopting a Human Kinetics textbook or online course for use at a school or university, we are pleased to provide

  • examination (exam) copies of textbooks
  • ancillary or supplemental resources
  • full online course previews (available through our Academic Online Education center)

You must be registered and signed on to submit a request for these materials. Requests are approved at the discretion of your sales representative.


You may request an exam copy by taking the following steps:

  1. Sign in or register, as needed. Be sure to do this in order to gain access to the exam copy request process.
  2. Find the product, using Product Search or Browse by Subject Area. If you already know the textbook you would like to request, skip to step 4.
  3. Click the Request Exam Copy link that appears below the order information at the top of the product page. (Note: If there is no such link, the text is typically not adopted for classroom use. Write down the ISBN, return here, and proceed to step 4 below).
  4. Once you are logged in, you may return to this page, fill out the exam copy request form, and click submit.

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