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Digital Textbooks

Digital textbooks and select courseware are provided via Follett BryteWave, powered by our primary eBook provider, Redshelf.

What is an eBook?

It’s a digital, often downloadable, version of a printed book that can be read on a computer, and in most cases on a tablet or smartphone. It may include videos, audio clips, interactive models, quizzes, or allow you to take and share notes, highlight or search for keywords.

Watch these videos to learn more!

For more info on our partnership, visit RedShelf's website.

Access BryteWave via Follett Discover or eReader site

Canvas Step-by-Step Instructions:

  1. Log into Canvas/eLearning account via MyUWF
  2. Select Account(Left hand side)
  3. Select Follett Discover (Allow Pop-ups always & refresh)

eReader Site

UWF Canvas

How do I rent or purchase an eBook?

You can purchase or rent an eBook at with Student ID or My Classes App via MyUWF. Online, the available formats will be listed to the right of the book (e.g., "Buy New," "Buy Used," "Rent Digital"). "Digital" = eBook. After checkout, you’ll receive an email with instructions and links to activate or download your eBook. For online order issues, inquiries, or unanswered questions, email us at

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