Before downloading the e-book, you must first access the e-book in Sapling Learning. If the steps described in that article do not match your experience with your Sapling Learning e-book, then you probably have an older version of the e-book. Older e-books can not be downloaded and read offline at this time.
Instructions for downloading onto a computer
Download the Bookshelf AppGo to the VitalSource Bookshelf site and click Download for OS X or Download for Windows.
Open the app and log inFollow the download and installation instructions to run the app on your computer. When you open the app, you will be asked to log in to your VitalSource account. This will be the same account you used to access the e-book in Sapling Learning.
As soon as you log in, a prompt will appear asking if you want to download a recently purchased book. Click Download.
Follow download prompt
Once it has finished downloading, double-click the image of your book to open the reader.
Double-click the book
For more help using the VitalSource Bookshelf, scroll down on the VitalSource Bookshelf site and view their support articles.
Instructions for downloading onto a mobile device
Download the Bookshelf AppThe VitalSource Bookshelf app is available for Android/Kindle Fire and iOS devices. Go to your device's app store and search "VitalSource" or "Bookshelf" to find the app. Download and install the app on your device.
The first time you open the app, you will be asked to log in to your VitalSource account. This will be the same account you used to access the e-book in Sapling Learning.
Open the app and log in
Once you log in, you will see your book with a down arrow superimposed over it. Tap on the down arrow to begin downloading your book.
Tap on the book to download
Once the book is finished downloading, tap on it to open the reader.
Tap on the book to read
For more help using the VitalSource Bookshelf, go to the VitalSource Bookshelf support site for your device and scroll down to view their support articles.