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General Contact Address:

Berrett-Koehler Publishers
1333 Broadway, Suite 1000
Oakland, CA 94612  U.S.A 
Phone (510) 817-2277; Fax (510) 817-2278
Email via this web site: [email protected]


Answers to many common questions can be found on our FAQ Page, so check there first.

To submit a publication proposal
Please read our Proposal Submission Guidelines.

Are you interested in helping to edit books for Berrett-Koehler?

We are looking for people who are based in the United States that match the following criteria to help us review manuscripts for publication:

1. Politicians, policy-makers and members of political-action groups
2. Economists
3. Business journalists who write for major papers/sites
4. Business school academics with an OD, economics or HR/training focus
5. Current-affairs journalists who write for major papers/sites
6. CEOs and founders/leaders of mid- and large-size companies and organizations
7. Executives and high-level managers in larger organizations and companies

Compensation is provided in the form of payment or credit towards books. If you are interested in becoming a Berrett-Koehler manuscript reviewer, please e-mail our Executive Managing Editor, Jeevan Sivasubramaniam (jsiva at bkpub.com) with the following information:

(a) Name, address, fax and phone number
(b) Areas of expertise and knowledge base
(c) resume
(d) An idea of the nature of the manuscripts you would like to review (i.e. organizational development, public policy, economic issues, etc.)

To learn about quantity discounts for corporations, associations, catalog distributors, and other special sales accounts
Berrett-Koehler publications are available at special quantity discounts when purchased in bulk by corporations, associations, and others. For details, please contact our special sales department at (510) 817-2277; fax (510) 817-2278 or email our Senior Sales Manager Leslie Crandell at [email protected].

For International Orders
Please see the page on our International Distributor.

To request media review copies
Please fax or email your media review copy requests to:
Katie Sheehan, Senior Communications Manager
Fax: (510) 817-2278; Tel: (510) 817-2277
Email [email protected]

Requests are fulfilled upon receipt via UPS Ground or Priority Mail.

Bookstore Accounts
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888.523.9292 in Canada
410.848.1900 for international inquiries
Email: [email protected]
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By Fax:
800.659.2436 in the U.S.
888.562.9924 in Canada
212.572.6045 for international inquiries

By toll-free electronic orders (EDI)
800.726.0600; ask for Electronic Ordering Department

For domestic trade returns inquiries:
Penguin Random House Returns Department
1019 N. State Road 47
Crawfordsville, Indiana 47933

Online Booksellers
To set up an online bookselling agreement with Berrett-Koehler, please contact our Associate Director of Sales & Marketing, Michael Crowley at [email protected]

To inquire about foreign translation rights or subsidiary rights
Please contact Maria Jesus Aguilo, our Director of Global and Digital Sales, at
Tel. (510) 817-2277; Fax (510) 817-2278
or email [email protected]

For permission requests
To request permission to reproduce copyrighted material, contact:
Permissions Editor
Berrett-Koehler Publishers
1333 Broadway, Suite 1000
Oakland, CA 94612 U.S.A
Phone (510) 817-2277; Fax (510) 817-2278
Or email the Permissions Editor at [email protected]