Wiley E-Texts are accessible via VitalSource Bookshelf®, an eTextbook platform. Some courses have the VitalSource Bookshelf® integrated into them – this can allow you to access your Wiley E-Text from within your universities Learning Management System.

 

How do I access my Wiley E-Text?

This short guide will show you how to purchase, access and get the best experience out of using your Wiley E-Text (PDF).

How do I access my Wiley E-Text through my Learning Management System?

Wiley E-Text links can be available in the university Learning Management System (LMS) in 2 different ways. If you see Wiley E-Text links as hyperlinks in your LMS these are Assigned Readings. Follow this PDF guide on how to access these links. If the links don’t look like hyperlinks or what you see in this guide is different to what you see in your LMS, you may be looking at integrated links.

If your university course has integrated Wiley E-Text links, please select your system below:

Alternatively please go to www.vitalsource.com/download to download the Bookshelf® version that is right for your device. Follow the installation instructions and create your Bookshelf® account. You can then enter your redemption code and download your Wiley E-Text title to your Bookshelf®.

What are the VitalSource Bookshelf® system requirements?

Please check the VitalSource support page here for the most up-to-date information.

 

How do I create a Bookshelf® account?

If you are new to VitalSource®, you will need to create a VitalSource® account before you can view your Wiley title.

Please click here and follow the steps given to create your VitalSource® account.

Alternatively, you can follow the steps in the below video to create your account.

 

How do I redeem my code and download my Wiley E-Text title?

If you have already created your Bookshelf® account and you have a redemption code that you need to redeem, please click here and follow step 3 onward to redeem your E-Text code.

You can also watch the below video to learn how to redeem your E-Text codes in VitalSource®.

 

How do I access my Wiley title on my iOSTM device?

Please view this video to learn how to access and navigate your Wiley title on your iOSTM device.

For the most up-to-date information on how to access your Wiley title on your iOSTM device, please visit the VitalSource Bookshelf® iOS support page.

 

How do I access my Wiley title on my Kindle FireTM?

For the most up-to-date information on how to access your Wiley title on your Kindle FireTM, please visit the VitalSource Bookshelf® Kindle FireTM support page.

 

How do I access my Wiley title on my AndroidTM device?

For the most up-to-date information on how to access your Wiley title on your AndroidTM device, please visit the VitalSource Bookshelf® AndroidTM support page.

 

How long will I have access to my Wiley E-Text title?

Most Wiley E-Texts come with 12-month online access and perpetual offline access. Once you have downloaded the book onto your devices to use offline, this version is yours to keep for life.

 

Can I access my Wiley E-Text title on more than one device?

VitalSource Bookshelf® allows you to have access to Wiley E-Texts on up to 4 devices: 2 computers and 2 mobile devices activated at any given time. If you are activating a new computer or mobile device, to view your Wiley title and you receive the error message: “You have Reached the Maximum Number of Activations”; you will need to deauthorise an older computer or mobile device in order to activate a new one.

 

Further troubleshooting for Wiley E-Texts Powered by VitalSource

If you are unable to read your e-textbook, there may be a problem with your installation of the VitalSource Bookshelf software. Please visit VitalSource Technical Support for the latest information on troubleshooting that software.