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Polestar Publishing

Lekdijk West 84
3411 MZ Lopik
The Netherlands

+31 (0)6 1056 1691

Additional information

CoC-number: 81206437
VAT-number: NL861987895B01

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Wencke Boerrigter
Managing Director


Frequently asked questions

How can I order a publication?

Please visit our website, select and order your product and proceed to checkout. You can either pay by credit card of Ideal (The Netherlands). Payment on invoice is possible, please contact for more information.

Can I track my order?

Yes, you can. Once the order is processed, it will be handed over to a courier. As soon as the track & trace is available you will automatically receive a link.


How do I receive my ebook?

You will automatically receive a download link in the email confirmation immediately after the checkout process has been completed. Click on the link to download your ebook. The download link that you receive is valid for a maximum of 30 days. Your ebook will always be available once you have downloaded and saved it. Please contact us if you purchased your ebook more than 30 days ago and the link no longer works.

On what devices can I read my ebook?

They can be read on the following:

  • e-readers suitable for pdfs
  • tablets and smartphones
  • Windows and Mac OS computers

All our ebooks are protected with a watermark.


I am a lecturer, do you offer additional material for teaching purposes?

Yes, we do. When applicable you can find them as a download at the product page of the relevant publication.

How do I know that your teaching materials are up to scratch?

All our publications are written and developed by experienced lecturers and practitioners. Their contents are peer-reviewed and edited by experienced editors, very often with in-depth knowledge of the maritime sector. However, we all make mistakes. If you spot an error or have other feedback, please let us know at


I have a brilliant idea for a new publication!

We would love to hear from you! Please send an e-mail to with a short description of your idea and the proposed target group. Of course we will treat your idea confidentially and with the utmost care.

Why is your publishing company named ‘Polestar Publishing’?

The polestar is the ‘star of the sea’. As it is the only star that keeps its position in the North, it has been a guide and beacon for seafarers on their voyages for thousands of years. As our company aims to be.

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