SITE MAINTENANCE NOTIFICATION: Starting at 12 AM PST, November 27, CourseSmart will undergo scheduled site maintenance that may last up to 3 hours. CourseSmart.com and your digital rentals may not be available online during this time. To read eTextbooks offline during the maintenance, please remember to check them out to your offline Bookshelf before November 27.

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Browser Requirements for eTextbooks

For Desktop and Laptop Computers

Reading online is supported within:

  • IE 7.0 or higher (Windows)
  • Firefox 3.5 or higher (Windows/Mac)
  • Safari 3.0 or higher (Mac)
  • Chrome (Windows/Mac)

Reading offline is supported within:

  • Firefox 19 through Firefox 26 (Windows/Mac)
  • Chrome 19.0 or higher (Windows/Mac and Google Chrome OS)
  • Safari 5.1 through Safari 6.1 (Mac)

For Other Mobile Devices

You can read online from any web-enabled mobile device, such as tablets and smartphones, when connected to the internet. Both the iPad and the Android native apps support offline reading.

To get the best reading experience for your device, see our recommended apps for mobile devices.