General Ordering Information

You can purchase our books in the following ways:

  • Bookstore. Visit your local bookstore. Please let us know if you are unable to find the titles you want.
  • Phone. Call 800-621-2736 and place your order with our distribution partner, Chicago Distribution Center.
  • Mail or fax. Mail or fax your order to:
    Northern Illinois University Press
    Chicago Distribution Center
    11030 S. Langley Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60628
    Fax: 800-621-8476
  • E-mail. Individuals may make inquiries at
    Bookstores may order through pubnet
  • Online. Order online through our secure server. Click on the shopping cart option for each book you would like to purchase. (Please note that not all titles are currently available to order with the shopping cart option.)

Shipping Charges

Please include a shipping charge of $6.00 for the first book and $1.25 for each additional book. For orders outside the U.S.A., please add $9.50 for the first book and $6.00 for each additional book.


All orders from individuals must be accompanied by a check (in U.S. dollars drawn from a U.S. bank), a United States money order, or a credit card number. We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

For Orders from North, Central, and South America (and countries not listed below)

The University of Chicago Press
11030 S. Langley Avenue
Chicago, IL 60628 U.S.A.
Voice: (800) 621-2736; (773) 702-7000
Fax: (800) 621-8476; (773) 702-7212

For Orders from the UK, Europe, Middle East, India, Pakistan, and Africa

The University of Chicago Press
c/o John Wiley & Sons Ltd.
European Distribution Centre
New Era Estate
Oldlands Way
Bognor Regis, West Sussex PO22 9NQ, UK
Voice: +44 (0)1243 779777
Fax: +44 (0)1243 820250
E-mail: Orders from Japan

United Publishers Services Ltd.

1-32-5 Higashi-shinigawa
Tokyo 140-0002
Voice: 81-3-5479-7251
Fax: 81-3-5479-7307
Web: Orders from Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and Papua-New Guinea
Footprint Books Pty Ltd
1/6A Prosperity Parade
Warriewood NSW 2102


Voice: (+61) 02 9997-3973
Fax: (+61) 02 9997-3185

Northern Illinois University Press gives discounts to bookstores and wholesalers. Please call 815-753-9905 or
e-mail Lori Propheter for information.

Order Form

Sales Representatives

If you would like our current catalog mailed to you, e-mail us at Lori Propheter. Don't forget to send your mailing address.