For Individual Customers

Q. Can you ship my order to a PO box?

A. No. Our standard shipping is Federal Express Ground Service and must have a physical address.

Q. What are shipping charges for Federal Express Ground Service?
A. The fee schedule for shipping and handling in U.S.:

$25.00–$50.00 $4.75
$50.01–$75.00 $5.75
$75.01–$100.00 $6.75
$100.01–$150.00 $10.75
$150.01–$250.00 $12.75
$250.01 and over 5% of order

Shipping Charges Higher for AK, HI, and PR

Shipping and handling fees will be added as well as applicable tax.

AMACOM Payments can be made to:
P.O. Box  27327
New York, NY  10087-7327

Q. Can my order be shipped in any other way than by ground service?
A. Yes. We offer first-, second-, and third-day delivery. Please call 800-250-5308 to place rush orders.

Q. How long will it take to receive my order?
A. Orders within the continental United States should be received within 4–6 business days. For other orders, please allow 7–10 business days.

AMACOM orders ship from:
600 AMA Way
Saranac Lake, NY  12983

Q. Can I track my order online?
A. No. To track your order, please call customer service at 800-250-5308.

Q. What is your return policy?

A. You have 30 days to return an order if you are not happy with it.

Q. What is the book return address?
A. American Management Association
Returns Section
600 AMA Way
Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Q. Is your site secure?

A. Yes. It is secure.

Q. Can I purchase non-AMACOM books via your Website?

A. The AMA Website only offers books published by AMACOM, AMA’s book publishing division. Should you wish help in ordering other business titles you may call AMA’s New York Bookstore at: 212-903-8060.
Q. Will AMA rent or sell my information?

A. While AMA does rent its customers’ names to selected offers, we will be happy to exclude your name from our list-rental agreements. To have your name excluded from all list rentals, contact customer service at: 800-262-9699 or e-mail: customerservice [at] amanet [dot] org.

Q. Can I cancel an order once it is placed?
A. Yes. Please call customer service at 800-250-5308 or e-mail pubservice [at] amanet [dot] org to cancel your order.

Q. Can I order old or out-of-print titles?
A. We do not carry any out-of-print titles. If you have an out-of-print book, and would like permission to copy from it, you can contact our Rights Department at: 212-903-8103 or e-mail: pubsrgts [at] amanet [dot] org. Libraries or Websites, such as, are good places to search for out-of-print titles.

Q. I don’t live in the state where you are located, why do I have to pay state tax?
A. American Management Association runs seminars and conducts business in a number of states, giving us “nexus” or a legal tax presence, in a number of locations. Consequently, we are obligated to collect state taxes for every state except the following: Delaware, Mississippi, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Oregon and South Carolina.

If you have other questions, you can reach AMACOM customer service by:

Phone: 800-250-5308
Fax: 518-891-2372
E-mail Address: pubs_cust_serv [at] amanet [dot] org