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Media Mail


For your business

Media Mail® is a cost-effective way to send educational materials in 2 to 8 business days. This service has restrictions on the type of media that can be sent. This includes a restriction on sending video games and digital drives.

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  • Delivery in 2 to 8 expected business days1
  • Perfect for sending used books
  • Intended for educational materials
  • Commercial pricing available

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Media Mail

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1 The timeliness of service to or from destinations outside the contiguous
U.S. may be affected by the limited availability of transportation.

You can add the following options to Media Mail® to…

Insure the contents.

Insurance for loss or damage up to $5,000.

Get tracking information.

USPS Tracking™ to see tracking updates, including date and time of delivery or attempted delivery.

Signature Confirmation™ to get added security by requiring a signature. Must meet additional requirements.

Get proof of mailing.

Certificate of Mailing as a way of proving the date you sent it.

Get proof of delivery.

Return Receipt for Merchandise with proof that you mailed the contents to your customer and proof of delivery sent by email or mailing receipt and postcard.

Adult Signature  to make sure someone 21 years of age or older signs for the shipment.

Get your customers to pay for merchandise.

Collect on Delivery (COD) Recipient pays for merchandise and shipping when they receive the package. Must meet additional requirements.

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