NCTE books focus on current issues and problems in teaching, research findings and their application to classrooms, and ideas for teaching all aspects of English.
Request an Exam or Desk Copy
NCTE offers an outstanding collection of course books and we are happy to provide exam copies to qualified instructors who wish to consider them for adoption. Our examination and desk copy policy is as follows:
Please send your request on school letterhead and include the following:
- Your name and title
- Email address
- NCTE member ID (for exam copies)
- Course name
- Course number
- Semester in which the book will be used
- Shipping address (Please allow 2-4 weeks for US delivery.)
You may either fax your request to (217) 328-9645, email (PDF): firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to:
Attn: Exam/Desk Copy Program
NCTE Customer Service
1111 W. Kenyon Rd.
Urbana, IL 61801-1096
NCTE members may request one exam copy per professor per semester.
Faculty can request one desk copy per semester per title, up to three titles. The titles need to be adopted for the course and a minimum of 15 copies per title needs to be previously ordered for the course.
NCTE Books Program
For over eighty-five years, the NCTE Books Program has published resources for teachers’ professional development at every level, elementary through college.
NCTE books focus on current issues and problems in teaching, research findings and their application to classrooms, ideas for teaching all aspects of English, and other topics