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Pearson takes our obligation to protect your data very seriously. California residents may submit a CCPA request to Pearson by contacting customer service and providing your name, email address, and type of request you are making:

  • Deletion - I would like to have the Personal Information Pearson has about me deleted.
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  • Right to Know - I would like to receive a report on the categories of Personal Information Pearson has about me.

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If you would prefer to submit your request via telephone, you can do so by calling 1-877-348-8155.

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  • Corporate/government volume sales
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  • International sales
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Write for us

Microsoft Press welcomes proposals for innovative, instructional books about Microsoft products and related technologies. We publish books on everything from essential skills for Microsoft Office and Windows to technical references and advanced topics for IT professionals and software developers. If you have a unique book idea or are interested in writing for one of our established series, we want to hear from you.

Inquiries from potential technical reviewers are also welcome.

How to propose a book

Review our proposal template, which includes all the information we'll need to consider your book idea. However, before submitting a full proposal, please send us an email at briefly describing your book and your writing experience so that we can provide initial feedback and tips.

Media, community, and user group inquiries

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