Using this educational software students can access a wide range of digital textbooks from multiple leading publishers, including Pearson, Wiley and Cengage.
VitalSource Bookshelf is a Windows program for reading electronic versions of various textbooks. It is possible to download educational content for offline studying as well. Additionally, there are tools for automatically generating flashcards to help students prepare for exams.
After starting the utility you are prompted to redeem existing codes to instantly add new content to the library. Alternatively, there is a button for opening the official VitalSource online shop to buy required books. An option to download purchased items to the hard drive for offline reading is included.
Other applications for accessing school textbooks like Educate ie are available for download.
Users can highlight and take notes directly in their digital textbooks. Personal annotations are automatically synchronized across all connected devices.
Instruments for creating flashcards from textbooks are provided. This way you are able to study for upcoming tests. Moreover, VitalSource Bookshelf can be integrated with many popular learning management systems such as Blackboard, Canvas and D2L.
- provides tools for purchasing and downloading digital textbooks on various topics;
- free to download and use;
- you can highlight and annotate important sections;
- it is possible to automatically generate flashcards for exam preparation;
- compatible with modern versions of Windows.