About downloadable books

How do I order a downloadable book?

  1. Make sure you choose the correct format for the device you are using.
  2. After you check out you will be able to download your book once your payment is complete.
  3. You will also receive an email with instructions for downloading the book.
  4. When you download the book, you must save it somewhere where you can find it back, we cannot help you with this step.  We recommend that whether you are using a Windows computer or Mac, you always save your downloaded products to the "downloads" folder.
  5. For help getting your book onto you device, see our eBook formats page.

 

Make sure you choose the format you want from the dropdown menu on the product page:

 

After you place your order you'll see a link on your screen to download the book:

Image showing download button after placing eBook order

 You will receive an email like this:

 

Click on the download link and save your book to your device.

If you have purchased a downloadable book on an iOS device, make sure you choose "open in iBooks" after clicking on the download link:

Open in iBooks graphic

When purchasing on a Windows computer, choose "open with..." and choose your ePub reader.  (Sorry we can't recommend one ePub reader over another for Windows)

Open with for Windows graphic

When purchasing on a Mac computer select "open with iBooks":

open an eBook on macOS