Learning Evolved

At VitalSource, we're driven to provide learning experiences that are technologically advanced yet brilliantly simple. Come experience the evolution of learning with us.

More to Come in 2015!

Since becoming one company, VitalSource and CourseSmart have been working together to provide more services and solutions for institutions, faculty, and content creators. We have exciting developments planned in 2015, including a new, expanded VitalSource website. In the meantime, visit CourseSmart.com to find eTextbooks, exam copies and more.

Students Save Big

Save up to 60% with eTextbooks compared to new print textbooks.

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Free Digital Exam Copies

Instructors can sample and access digital exam copies instantly.

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Campus-Wide Solutions

We provide aggregated content, seamless LMS integration and more for institutions.

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Removing the Roadblocks to a Digital Campus

Get our free whitepaper that helps de-mystify the technological, logistical, and change management strategies your institution should consider to accelerate the adoption of digital course materials.

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Solutions to Develop Brilliant Learners


Hundreds of publishers choose VitalSource to create and distribute immersive, interactive educational content that engages learners.


Educators can streamline their workflow, from textbook evaluation and adoption to embedding content into their course and the classroom.


Students benefit from money-saving course materials that fit the way they study and learn in today's digital world.


Administrators can deliver affordable digital content to students and faculty with advanced analytics to improve student success and retention.

Book Distributors

VitalSource enables textbook sellers and college bookstores to sell eTextbooks using shelf-tags and pre-existing point-of-sale programs.

Corporate Trainers

Employers can improve workforce performance through interactive learning with engaging digital content and training materials.

Work With Us

We're here to help you make a smooth, successful transition to digital education. So Get in touch and we'll help you get started.

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