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List Totals

While our standard cataloging and processing is free, there may be additional charges for cataloging/processing that are outlined in the specifications that have been provided to us for your particular library. In addition, while we do not charge for shipping for orders over $50, additional…

T-HC (Trade Hardcover)

Library/Reinforced (L/R) and Trade Hardcover (T-HC) bindings are publisher hardcover books. The Library binding is the best available binding and has been specially reinforced to last longer. It is intended for high-volume library use and is made to withstand the rigors of repeated checkouts. A…

PRD

Some titles have PRD listed next to them. These are titles for which the Publisher Restricts Distribution and can only be ordered directly from the publisher. View a list of sole-source publishers.

PPR

PPR refers to DVD/VHS materials with Public Performance Rights. This designation is used to indicate copyrighted entertainment movies that can legally be shown in schools without risking copyright infringement.

PBK (Paperback)

Paperbacks (PBK) are a publisher’s soft cover binding. Mackin is able to add Kapco covers to paperback titles for a charge of $1.79 per book. Kapco is a clear laminate that is applied to the entire cover to provide protection for the book. We can also provide a Colibri cover on any book…

OP

Mackin includes OP (Out of Print) titles as a way to identify which items are out of print. In some instances, newer editions may be available. Note that out of print titles may be specific to a certain format–there may be in-print formats available. If you never want to see OP titles in…

On-Demand / Print On Demand

On-Demand or Print On Demand is a printing technology used by publishers to print copies of a book only after an order is received. This is an easy and cost-effective way to produce books one or two at a time or in small lots, rather than in larger print runs of several hundred or several…

NYP

NYP titles are not yet published, though an expected publication date will be indicated. Keep in mind that this is an estimate, as publishers often change release dates before publication. You can add these titles to your list; however keep in mind that if your order is submitted, these titles…

Digital Resources

Single-user License: Only one person can use this title at a time. Multi-user License: Simultaneous access is provided so more than one person at a single site can use this title at the same time. Subscription Access: This digital resource is available for a limited period. At the end of the…