Avotek shipping policy for online orders

Orders received by 2:30 p.m. U.S. eastern time will be shipped the same business day.  Orders received after 2:30 p.m. eastern will ship the following business day.

Orders can be shipped via FedEx or US Postal Service.  Pricing for shipping options are shown at checkout.  FREE shipping is offered using USPS Media Mail within the United States on product orders over $75.00.  Shipment tracking and guaranteed delivery on US domestic orders are included with FedEx shipping only.

International orders can be shipped via FedEx or US Postal Service with tracking provided.  Shipping costs do NOT include customs duties and taxes.  Any import charges are the responsibility of the buyer.


Delivery options:


USPS Priority Mail                                   2-3 days

USPS Media Mail                                     2-8 days

FedEx Home Delivery                             1-7 business days

FedEx Ground (business)                       1-7 business days

FedEx Express Saver                             3 business days

FedEx 2 Day                                           2 business days

FedEx Std Overnight                              next business day by 4:30 p.m.



USPS Express Mail International                3-5 business days

USPS Priority Mail International                 6-10 business days

FedEx Int’l Ground (Canada)                     2-7 business days

FedEx Int’l Economy                                  2-5 business days

FedEx Int’l Priority                                     1-3 business days


All efforts are made to deliver your order in the time requested.  Should there be any problems in receiving your order, let us know.  We will be glad to check on it.  Please understand, however, that we cannot control the weather or international issues that might interfere with normal delivery schedules.

Returns Policy

Avotek returns policy for eBooks

  • Downloadable eBooks: No returns or refunds are available. We may provide the Web-based interactive eBook as a substitute.
  • Web-based interactive eBooks: Refunds are available within 30 days after purchase. Contact us.

Avotek returns policy for printed paperback books

  • A textbook may be returned if it is the current edition and still in the original shrink-wrapped, like-new condition.