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Installing Bookshelf for Windows

Here’s what you need to do to update your Windows PC to the latest version of Bookshelf.


If your Windows PC runs Windows 10 (64-bit x86) version 10.0.16299 or later, you can update to the latest version of Bookshelf.

Update to Windows 10

Please note: At this time Bookshelf for Windows will not run on the Surface Pro X.



Install Bookshelf

Windows Download


Tap the Windows Download Button to go directly to the Bookshelf download page in the Microsoft Store. Or on your PC, open the Microsoft Store, and search for "Bookshelf."

Click the Install button and tap the Accept button.  You may be prompted to sign in to your Microsoft Account. 

If you need assistance with your Microsoft Account, please visit the Microsoft Account Support Page.




You will need to sign into Bookshelf to see all of your eBooks. If you don’t know the email address you used with VitalSource or password, we can help.

If you forgot your VitalSource Credentials visit the Password Retrieval Page.





Need help?

Learn what to do if you need help updating your devices. 

If you have two active mobile devices, make sure that you deactivate unused devices so you can update to the latest version of Bookshelf.

Manage your Bookshelf Activations



Learn what to do if you see a message that says there’s not enough space on your device to install Bookshelf.


Missing Books?

Did all of your eBooks disappear?  Learn what to do if your library displays the message, "Where are My Books?"

Where are my Books?

Redemption Code?

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