VitalSource eBooks for practitioners and students

Bring it with you

Bring it with you - The Bookshelf app allows you to access books on your laptop, tablet or mobile, so your ebooks go where ever you are - online or offline.

Take notes

Take notes - Highlight, bookmark and take notes and highlights automatically stay in sync no matter where you make them.

Listen to eBooks

Listen to eBooks - When you need to go screenless, the Text-to-speech tool will read your book aloud.

Powerful search

Powerful search - The searching capabilities allow you to search keywords through all your eBooks, the entire Bookshelf Library and well as on Wikipedia.


Ecological - Manage your environmental impact with paperless books.

How to read your VitalSource eBooks

  1. Purchase your VitalSource eBook on the Elsevier Health site
  2. Download VitalSource Bookshelf, the best app for smarter reading, studying, and learning
  3. Redeem your redeption code you received via email, and download your eBook
  4. Access your VitalSource eBook on any laptop, tablet, or smartphone device with VitalSource Bookshelf
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