SwinburneOnline How to read your e-texts online in BlackBoard and offline in Vitalsource
SwinburneOnline • Once you are logged into BlackBoard, enter your subject then click ‘eTextbook’ on the left of the page
SwinburneOnline • Simply click on the text to access the text. The book will open in a new tab.
SwinburneOnline • You will be taken straight to the book you clicked on
SwinburneOnline • Now we will set up our account for offline reading – click the ‘finish configuring your account’ link
SwinburneOnline • If you are starting study with us this Teaching Period then you will not have an account – click ‘No’
SwinburneOnline • Fill in your details – make sure you ONLY use your student email address and fill out the whole form!
SwinburneOnline • If you are a returning student, click ‘Yes’
SwinburneOnline • Simply log in with your pre-registered STUDENT email account to finish configuring your account
SwinburneOnline • Now we’ll configure your books for offline use – start by selecting which option below is best for you
SwinburneOnline • If you are a PC user click the link on the right…
SwinburneOnline • If you are a Mac user click the link on the left…
SwinburneOnline • Installation instructions can be found above the download links
SwinburneOnline • These are the PC installation instructions
SwinburneOnline • Here are the Mac installation instructions
SwinburneOnline • Got an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch? The Vitalsource App is free!
SwinburneOnline • Or an Android device? Also free!
SwinburneOnline • In the top right of the online portal are your account settings – this is where you can change which devices/computers sync to your booklist
SwinburneOnline • You can also update your booklist (if a new text becomes available)
SwinburneOnline • You can also redeem a new book code and change your password… but NEVER your email!