Permissions Submit requests for rights and permissions (including photocopy permission for classroom or conference use) via our contact form or via fax to 202.467.5775.
To order by credit card, place your order online or call toll-free 800.537.5487.
To order by check or money order, mail to
The Urban Institute Press
P.O. Box 50370
Baltimore, MD 21211-4370
Bookstores, Libraries, and Other Organizations
To order by purchase order, fax to 410.516.6998 or mail to the above address.
To inquire about bulk discounts, call toll-free 800.537.5487.
To order an examination copy, fax your request on institutional letterhead to 410.516.6998. Please include
- mailing address (must be an academic office),
- name of books,
- author(s) of books,
- name of the course for which you are considering the books, and
- estimated enrollment.
Examination copies are free plus postage and handling charges ($5 for each book we mail to a U.S. address, $10 for each book mailed outside the U.S.).
We will send an invoice with your books. If we receive an order from your university for 10 or more copies within 60 days, you may keep your exam copy at no charge. If you decide not to use the book in your course, you may either return the book in saleable condition or pay the invoice.