Buy Safe

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This fall, many more of us will be making online purchases for digital course materials. Unfortunately, this means an increase in illegal sellers looking to take advantage of online buyers. Fear not! This resource center arms you, whether you are a student or supporting students, with the tools, facts and information you need to be a safe and smart consumer.

Student Toolkit


Buy Safe: A Guide for Students

Buy Safe: A Guide for StudentsDownload ⇩

Content Piracy: Know the Risks

Content Piracy: Know the RisksDownload ⇩

Content Piracy: Red Flags

Content Piracy: Red FlagsDownload ⇩

Reputable Sellers Checklist

Reputable Sellers ChecklistDownload ⇩

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About VitalSource


VitalSource is the leading education technology solutions provider committed to helping partners create, deliver, and distribute affordable, accessible, and impactful learning experiences worldwide. As a recognized innovator in the digital course materials market, VitalSource is best known for partnering with more than 1,000 publishers and resellers to deliver extraordinary learning experiences to millions of active users globally– and today we’re also powering new, cutting-edge technologies designed to optimize teaching and learning for maximum results.

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