Answered By: Laurie Bastien
Last Updated: Aug 08, 2018     Views: 99

In order to install the VitalSource Bookshelf on your Android device you will need:

  • A supported version of Android.
  • A Google Play account (This account is free to create and does NOT require a credit card).
  • A VitalSource User ID
  • An open mobile device activation

You will also need to turn on Support for 3rd Party apps in your device's settings.

Please note that VitalSource Bookshelf for Android will NOT work on the Barnes & Noble Nook.


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