We provide a print textbook alternative to downloading digital versions; e.g. epub, pdf, mobi, odt of open textbooks is to submit a request to print a hardcopy version. You can request either a full-colour or a black and white version of the textbook with an attractive, perfect-bound colour softcover and shipped to your location. These requests are handled by the print-on-demand service at Simon Fraser University Document Solutions.
For individual orders, payment is by credit card.
Institutional, bulk or complex orders (i.e. more than 10 copies) can be placed via purchase order or special arrangement by contacting Document Solutions directly.
Online orders are processed the following business day with printing usually within 48 hours of receipt of order. Shipping is calculated in addition to this time. Unless specified, books are shipped Canada Post Parcel with an expected shipping time of two days (max. 9 days). Typical turnaround for an order would be 4-5 working days (depending on production schedules).
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) and Simon Fraser University (SFU) students can ask for local campus pickup.
Please indicate in the order notes if a request is required by a certain date or has special considerations. We will do our best to accommodate you. Consult with SFU Document Solutions before placing your order as additional charges or delays may be incurred or we may be able to provide additional options.
Contact SFU Document Solutions-Customer Service via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 778.782.4160 (9am-4pm PST).