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Installing and Viewing Your E-books - Pageburst

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Pageburst E-books

Compatibility:Compatible with PC, Mac, iPhone and iPad. Not compatible with Android phones and tablets, Amazon Kindle, Nook, Kobo or other dedicate e-reader devices.

Appearance: Pageburst format provides an e-book integrated with Elsevier’s powerful Evolve e-learning tools. Pageburst e-books are very easy to install on desktop and iPhones/iPads, have great search tools, can be read on both large and small screens, and the fonts can be re-sized for easier reading.

DRM: Our Pageburst e-books are protected by DRM, and require installation of the free Pageburst reader. They can be used across 3 different devices, and allow copy-and-paste and printing..

Instructions

Click here for Windows PC and Apple Mac OS X Desktops

If you are a new user:

Visit the Evolve page on your Windows PC or Mac

Register on Elsevier’s Evolve e-learning platform

If you have an existing VitalSource account, you may be prompted for login details for this account also

Enter the code from your e-mail receipt or the order confirmation page, and enter it into the box provided

Then download and install the free PageBurst application from the link provided, and log-in when prompted

The book downloads automatically and becomes available to read within a few minutes

To add a book you have just purchased to your Bookshelf:

    Open the Pageburst application

    Click on ‘Account’ in the menu and select ‘redeem code’. Copy and paste the redemption code from your e-mail receipt or the order confirmation page into the application

    The book downloads automatically and becomes available to read within a few minutes

Click here for iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch devices


To access your new book on iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch devices:

Go to Apple App Store on your device, and search for “VitalSource Bookshelf”

Download the free VitalSource Bookshelf app

Log-in to your Pageburst account in the app, using the account you created on the Evolve website

The book downloads automatically and becomes available to read within a few minutes, depending on the speed of your internet connection