Author Event Policy
It is the policy of Missouri State University that when speakers are invited to campus to speak and they wish to have their books sold at the event, that the Missouri State University Bookstore shall be the resource for obtaining and selling those books. If the author would like to bring in his/her own books, a consignment agreement can be entered into with the Missouri State Bookstore. Exceptions to this policy will be granted by the Director of the Missouri State Bookstore.
Agreements as to the sale of merchandise for events at Hammons Student Center, JQH Arena and Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts will be handled by the Executive Director of these facilities. For further guidance on this policy see:
- Op11.10 Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts Operations Policy Manual, and
- Op11.21 (1-5) JQH Arena Operations Policy Manual.
Reason or purpose for policy
This policy is intended to better formalize the process when books are requested to be sold at University speaking engagements.
Entities affected by this policy
This policy applies to all outside speakers/events.
Line of authority
Responsible administrator and office: Executive Director of Athletic and Entertainment facilities
October 1, 2012