What are the advantages to a web browser platform?

HTML5 provides immediate and seamless updates, improvements, and new feature releases that run on any browser and any device. Users encounter a consistent design and experience across all browsers and devices, allowing them to focus on absorbing the content instead of learning the platform.

What types of devices can I use to access my eBook?

Our “Bring Your Own Device” technology and advanced HTML5 browser-based eReader means that students can access their materials on any Internet-enabled device including tablets, smartphones, desktops, and laptops.

Offline access is available, but no downloads are required!

What features come with my eBook?
  • Fast, easy navigation
  • Linked Table of Contents and bookmarking
  • In-text and marginal note taking
  • Highlighting of text, graphs, and images
  • Keyword search within text and notes
  • Note and bookmark organizer
  • Pen tool
  • Built-in dictionary
  • Offline access to most titles
  • Printing options on most titles
  • Flashcard creation
  • Personalized study guide
  • Collaboration and note sharing
Are my eBooks available without an Internet connection?

YES, our eReader offers an offline function where users can select a page range to cache within their browser for when wifi is not available. The percentage of offline availability is determined by the publisher. This is not a downloadable eBook. To determine if your eBook will allow for offline access, look at the percentage listed on the title details page prior to purchase. If you’ve already purchased your eBook, see the offline percentage allowed by selecting the ‘View Book Details’ button on your Shelf.

Is printing allowed?

Yes, our eReader offers a printing function where users can select a page range to print. The percentage of the eBook that is available to print is determined by its publisher. Please note: Not all eBooks will allow printing.

To determine if your eBook will allow for printing, please look at the Printing percentage available on the book details page prior to purchase. If you’ve already purchased your eBook, select the ‘View Book Details’ button from your Shelf.

Who do I contact if I’m having trouble viewing my eBook or digital content?

Contact our customer support team at any time at help@redshelf.com. Alternatively, you can reach us at 888-622-9838 between the hours of 8am-6pm CDT Monday-Friday.