Terms and Conditions

The Study Society Online Bookshop - Terms and Conditions


The Study Society unconditionally guarantees all the books purchased through this site. If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you may return it to us in its original condition within 30 days of your order for a complete refund. If the return is due to an error that we have made, we will gladly refund the both the original delivery charge and the cost of return postage. If the item is damaged upon receipt or collection please advise us within 7 days. The time limit for return is still 30 days for your convenience.

Returns Procedures

All returns should be securely wrapped and sent, with the original packing slip and reason for the return, to the following address: The Study Society, 151 Talgarth Road, London W14 9DA.

Order Progress

If your books have not arrived within the quoted delivery time you can inquire into the status of your order by e-mail to pubadmin@studysociety.org or by telephone to +44 (0)20 8748 9338.

Delivery Times

In the event of dispatched items being delayed or lost in the post we will offer to replace or refund: 14 days after dispatch if the item was sent 1st class, UK Royal Mail 21 days after dispatch if the item was sent Airmail, EU and Europe 21 days after dispatch if the item was sent Airmail, North America 35 days after dispatch if the item was sent Airmail, Rest of the World

Responsibility for Local Taxes and Duties

When we ship books for delivery outside the United Kingdom, the recipient is liable for any local taxes or import duties that may be payable.

Security of Credit Card Payment Options

This site uses encryption and secure (SSL) servers to help ensure the privacy of any information that you provide. However, the security of information and payments transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Any losses incurred or sustained by users who transmit information by means of e-mail or other internet link shall be borne solely and exclusively by such user and in no event shall any such losses in whole or part by borne by The Study Society.


To the fullest extent permitted at law, The Study Society publishes this Web site and its contents on an "as is" basis and makes no (and expressly disclaims all) representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to this web site or the information, content, materials or products included in this site including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. In addition, The Study Society does not represent or warrant that the information accessible via this Web site is accurate, complete or current. Price and availability information is subject to change without notice. Except as specifically stated on this Web site, to the fullest extent permitted at law, neither The Study Society nor any of its affiliates, directors, employees or other representatives will be liable for damages arising out of or in connection with the use of this Web site or the information, content, materials or products included on this site. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. For the avoidance of doubt, The Study Society does not limit its liability for death or personal injury to the extent only that it arises as a result of the negligence of The Study Society, its affiliates, directors, employees or other representatives.

Applicable Law/Courts of Jurisdiction

Contracts formed between The Study Society and users as a result of using this site shall be governed in all respects by English law and all such users hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.


The Study Society reserves the right to amend and/or extend these terms and conditions from time to time. The terms and conditions stipulated above are those currently applicable.

Data Protection

The Study Society undertake not to divulge to any third party any information concerning customers that would be in breach of the Data Protection Acts.

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