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Deliver a Best-in-Class Reading + Studying Experience

Bookshelf delivers academic freedom with over 1.5 million titles in the most extensive catalogue of etexts and courseware, and now a new feature—Bookshelf CoachMe®—provides free embedded practice with immediate feedback in a low-stakes, confidence-boosting environment.


A Complete, Supported Experience

Online and 100% Offline Access
Online and 100% Offline Access
The freedom to study anytime, anywhere—even on the go
Full Suite of Study Tools
Highlighting, notetaking (with options to share or print), bookmarks, flashcards, dictionaries, and added practice questions with Bookshelf CoachMe.
Award-Winning Assistive Technology
Award-Winning Assistive Technology
An experience designed with all users in mind, including Read Aloud and visual adjustments
Impeccable Performance
Impeccable Performance
Unassailable technology and platform stability with world-class uptime

The Bookshelf You Know and Love, Just Better

Bookshelf is packed with learning power. Learners have all their reading and study materials in one place with highlights and notes, flashcards, workbook, Bookshelf CoachMe formative practice, and more, right in the Bookshelf etext. Learners have full content controls, with dark mode, margin sizes, and fonts, including open dyslexic, as well as read aloud, search, and full offline access. Students study anywhere, anytime with Bookshelf.

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Integrate into Courseware

With Immersive Reader, Bookshelf gives you the flexibility to create precise, custom learning experiences. Easily embed etext content into your existing, branded courseware and platforms in a matter of days. Learners get instant access to customised sections of Bookshelf content.

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Bookshelf Analytics

VitalSource data feeds provide a wealth of valuable insights, so you can make informed decisions about your content. View high-level details at the learner, book, course, or institution level.

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Offline Access

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