Quick Answer: What Is A VitalSource EBook?

VitalSource Bookshelf is an ebook platform that allows you to access course materials whenever and wherever you choose–laptop, desktop or mobile device.

You can download texts directly or access them via your browser.

Can you download books from VitalSource?

Speeds for downloading a VitalSource eTextbook will vary based on the book size being downloaded and internet connection. VitalSource eTextbooks can be purchased from the VitalSource Store or from one of our partners. If you were given a Redemption code you will need to activate it before you can download your book.

Is VitalSource a legit website?

VitalSource has to comply with the DRM (Digital Rights Management) policies of each of the 1,000 textbook publishers as well as with wishes of the textbook authors. Yes, in a nutshell, VitalSource is legit. Technology is never static.

How do I download VitalSource CFA eBook?

Can I download my book for offline use?

  • Go to www.vitalsource.com/download, download and install Bookshelf for your computer or mobile device.
  • Sign in with your VitalSource email address and password.
  • Once signed-in, download any of your eBooks to your device for offline use.

What does eTextbook mean?

An eTextbook is a digital, downloadable version of a physical textbook. What devices can I read an eTextbook on? eTextbooks are meant to be read on your MAC or PC via our e-Reader application. You cannot use a NOOK or mobile device to read textbooks as the screens are too small to properly view the contents.