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Red Hat Publishing is happy to announce our partnership with Bookshelf, by VitalSource

The world’s #1 eTextbook reader for students. VitalSource is the leading provider of online textbooks and course materials. More than 15 million users have used our Bookshelf platform over the past year to improve their learning experience and outcomes. With anytime, anywhere access and built-in tools like highlighters, flashcards, and study groups, it’s easy to see why so many students are going digital with Bookshelf.

After purchasing your eBook(s), you will receive a code with instructions via email to access the book.

With VitalSource, eTextbooks can be downloaded and accessed on two computers and two mobile devices using the Bookshelf app. Your notes and highlights will sync across all your registered devices within your account.

VitalSource Bookshelf is compatible with Macs, PCs, iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Chromebook devices.

Bookshelf offers industry-leading, easy-to-use tools to help you learn more efficiently. With Bookshelf, you can read, highlight, and annotate just as you would on paper.

VitalSource Bookshelf Study Features

Get instant access to your eTextbooks and a full suite of study tools on any device—online and offline.  

Enhanced Learning—eTextbook readers have built-in tools that help you learn better. You can take notes and highlights like in a regular textbook and reference those annotations later when studying for exams.

Anytime, Anywhere AccessRead On-The-Go  Use on any device. Download your titles and study on the go with 100% offline access. 

Margin Notes—Take annotations in line as you are reading.
Read Aloud—Listen and follow along as Bookshelf reads to you. Our text-to-speech tool works with any title and any language.
Workbook—Improve focus. Edit notes, add bookmarks, and review key concepts in one place.
Global Search—Search across book content, figures, and your workbook.


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