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Booksellers and Libraries

Are you a Bookseller or a library and would you like to order? Visit our webshop to see all publications. For more information concerning our conditions and to order please contact us:

Academic teaching staff

Are you an academic teacher and would you like to receive a desk or inspection copy? Please send a request to You will receive an invoice along with the copy. If you assign the book to your students and order at least twenty copies, LUP will reimburse you for your copy. If you decide not to use the book for course adoption you can send it back, or pay the invoice.


Would you like to receive a review copy or do you have any questions regarding rights and permissions, please write us:


Would you like to receive further information about why and how to publish with Leiden University Press please see the information for authors or contact managing publisher Saskia Gieling: