Book Orders

CSAC is now offering over a dozen of its most popular books at a considerable discount through January 2020.
To order books, please see our book list and print out and mail us a book order form. Our online store is coming soon, but we are currently only able to accept checks or money orders. Do not convey any sensitive financial or personal information via email, phone, or fax.

If you prefer to place your order by phone, please call us at 608-263-1865, however you will still need to mail us a check or money order before we can ship your order.

Please make checks or money orders payable to “Center for the Study of the American Constitution” (or “CSAC”).

Order forms and checks/money orders should be sent to:
CSAC Book Orders
432 East Campus Mall
Room 327
Madison, WI 53706

We do not charge for standard shipping. For 2-day shipping, please add $5.00 per order.
We strive to process orders within 2 business days of receipt. We mail via UPS and USPS. Shipments to P.O. boxes will be sent through USPS.

Return/refund policy for individuals:

Any claims for shipping discrepancies or damages must be made within thirty (30) days of purchase date at this email address:
Items returned within 30 days from purchase in unused and undamaged condition will receive full refund.

Return/refund policy for retailers and wholesalers:
Conditions for overstock returns: Books must be in saleable condition without bookseller’s marks or labels and must be packed by booksellers to arrive undamaged at publisher’s address. Books returned must be sent at bookseller’s expense. A statement must be enclosed with return shipments, specifying the following:

  • copy of original purchase receipt showing date of original sale
  • list price and discount applied to each title at the time of purchase
  • book title(s) and quantity for each title returned
  • exact dollar amount of credit claimed

Period of eligibility for overstock returns: Eighteen months from purchase date. Superseded editions are returnable up to 60 days after publication of new editions.
Credit allowed: 100% if bookseller follows requirements, otherwise credit will be issued at maximum discount. Once credit has been issued, it will not be adjusted retroactively. Credit balances may be used for future purchases or are refundable upon written request.

CSAC’s Privacy Policy
Our website does not collect or store any personal or financial information beyond what is immediately required for a transaction. We do not sell, rent, trade, or give customer data to third parties.
Only your email address might be used occasionally to send out marketing emails when we have special sales. If you want us to delete your email address from such mailing lists, please contact us at:

See UW-Madison’s privacy notice for general information on how websites associated with UW-Madison handle information.

Last updated: 12/3/2019