Buyer’s Guide Shipment Policy

1) Shipping Information

  • Ship all Buyer’s Guide shipments to the following address:
Nebraska Book Company
Buying Guide
4700 South 19th Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68512

Shipment must be shipped on OR before five (5) business days after the last effective date of the current guide and received in our distribution center within five (5) business days of shipment.

  • CLICK HERE for a link to the label.
  • Be sure to email your packing list to with Subject: Guide Shipment, prior to shipping. See all other packing list requirements in section two.
  • If total shipment weighs less than 250 lbs. and each individual package weighs less than 150 lbs., ship via FedEx Ground account: 107797440 or UPS Ground account: 634438. If shipment weighs over 250 lbs., please contact the below to arrange transportation:
Logistics Resource Group (LRG)
(800) 950-1354
  • LRG will require the following information:
    • Carton count (loose or on a pallet)
    • Approximate weight (average carton weight is 50 lbs.)
    • Complete pick up information including address, contact person, and any special instructions
    • Location hours for pick up
    • Email address and/or fax number to send the bill of lading
  • Label each box with your return address or account number and the letters “BG”. Boxes containing packing list should be mark ed on the outside. Package all shipments with proper care to avoid damage or loss in transit.

2) Packing List

  • For the fastest possible processing, please send a packing list in advance of your shipment to with Subject: “Guide Shipment”. Please also include a copy of the packing list with your shipment.
  • The following information should be included:
    • Account Name
    • Account Number
    • Number of cartons shipped
    • Shipment Date
    • Carrier Used (FedEx/UPS/LRG)
    • Buyer’s Guide effective date
    • ISBN & Quantity of each item sent
  • If you cannot provide the above information, the processing of your shipment may be delayed. If we receive a shipment that does not contain proper paperwork and labeling, NBC will process as a prepaid shipment.

3) Contact List

4) Book Condition

  • Nebraska Book Company (NBC) will NOT, under any circumstance, purchase the following editions:
    • International
    • Instructors Annotated (IAE)
    • Custom Editions
  • Please see the NBC Used Book Standards Guide for all other condition requirements.

Last updated May 1, 2020. The contents of this buyer’s guide shipment policy supersede the terms of any previous buyer’s guide shipment policies.