Students: How to purchase and download your McGraw-Hill eBook
1.) Download Vitalsource Bookshelf ON YOUR LAPTOP OR DESKTOP FIRST from https://support.vitalsource.com/hc/en-us if you don’t already have it on your computer.
You may access your eBook on a tablet or your smartphone but only AFTER you have downloaded bookshelf and the eBook onto your desktop or laptop.
2.) To purchase your eBook open the link given to you by your lecturer: https://create.mheducation.com/shop/#/catalog/details/?isbn=9781308447520
Click on the orange box ‘Add to cart’
- If you don’t have a McGraw-Hill account under ‘Do you have an Account?’ click ‘Register Now’
- Under Create Account enter your details including your email address and create your own password (make a note of this) and fill in all other fields.
*NOTE: Please ensure that you use the same username (email address) and password in both Vitalsource AND eBookstore accounts! If they are not exactly the same you will not be able to download the eBook.
2.a.) Check Out Once you have selected your eBook and are now at the Shopping Cart click on ‘check out’.
Please note that the price WILL BE IN US DOLLARS. This is because the site is American (just like Amazon.com), however, you are simply being charged the Australian price given to you by your lecturer that has been converted.
- Enter Billing Info to purchase with a Credit Card
3.) Downloading your eBook:
Click download to your computer (you can view online as soon as you have downloaded)
Click ‘Download’, if “You do not have a license” appears in a box, click ‘Update’
Wait for your eBook to download (this may take some time)
4.) Your eBook list appears - Once book has downloaded it is available for viewing!
For instructions on how to view online, share notes, highlight text, install the app on your iPhone or tablet, and go to: http://support.vitalsource.com/
If you have any problems, please do not hesitate to contact our Customer Care Centre at www.mhhe.com/support
****Paper copies are still available, if preferred, and can be purchased at the CQUni Bookshop here.****