eTextbook

Features & Benefits

Go paperless with eTextbooks from CourseSmart and
move light years beyond traditional print textbooks.

Read Online or Offline

Read Online Or Offline

Anytime, Anywhere

We don't make you choose whether you want to use eTextbooks online or offline before you rent. Do both.

Access your eTextbooks on multiple devices with or without an internet connection.

How to Read Offline

Mobile Optimized

For the Best Reading Experience

You don't have to carry a laptop around to keep your eTextbooks with you. Access them at CourseSmart.com on any web–enabled device, including tablets and smartphones.

And get free apps recommended for the iPad and Android devices for an even better CourseSmart reading experience.

See Recommended Apps
Mobile Optimized
More Tools - CourseSmart eTextbook Reader

More Tools

Than a Swiss Army Knife

Use eTextbooks more productively with convenient, built–in tools that let you:

  • Search topics quickly within the book
  • Add notes and highlights
  • Copy/paste passages
  • Print any page, so you don't have to give up paper cold–turkey
Tour Textbook Reader Features

Product Capabilities At–A–Galance

CourseSmart eTextbook Reader Capabilities

Product Capabilities

Read Online

On any web–enabled
device within a browser

Read Offline

On laptops and popular
tablets and smartphones
with free apps

Pages have same look and pagination as print textbook

Yes

Yes

Easy navigation with linked Table of Contents

Yes

Yes

Take notes and highlight text

Yes

Yes

Copy and paste text

Yes

Yes

Search topics within a book

Yes

Yes

Print - up to 10 pages at a time

Yes

No

Share pages, notes and highlights with others

Yes

No

Supports assistive technologies for accessiblility by vision and hearing impaired users

Yes

Yes

eTextbook access expires when rental term ends

Yes

Yes