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Hackett eBook examination copies:

If you are a course instructor and would like to preview a Hackett text in eBook format for possible course adoption, or have already adopted a Hackett text and would like a desk copy in eBook format, we welcome you to request an eExam copy via one of the three options listed below. Pease email if you have any questions about Hackett eBooks or eBook exam copies.


1) Hackett Digital Comps:

Hackett Digital Comps is a free service available to qualified course instructors that offers eBook examination copies of most Hackett titles. To create a Hackett Digital Comps account and request Hackett eBook examination copies please visit Requests are generally processed within one buisness day. Digital Comps eBook files may be read online via the eb20 browser eReader and downloaded in PDF (and flowing-text ePub format when available) for offline reading using compatible software and devices. A full list of compatible devices is available in the download instructions on the Digital Comps website. Please note that the Digital Comps files have the Adobe DRM applied, restricting their use with some software/apps. The files may not be shared.


2) VitalSource Instructor Sampling:

VitalSource, one of Hackett's eBook trading partners, offers qualified instructors free eBook samples of Hackett titles available for sale on the VitalSource platform. For more information about VitalSource instructor sampling please visit


3) RedShelf eBook samples for Instructors:

Hackett offers qualified instructors free Hackett RedShelf ebooks for use with the RedShelf browser reader. RedShelf is a Hackett eBook trading partner specializing in selling eBooks and course materials to schools and students. If you would like to request a coupon code, redeemable on the RedShelf website for one eBook examination copy of a Hackett title, please complete the form below. 

Requests are processed within one business day. You will receive an auto-genered email to the email address provided with a link to access your free RedShelf ebook once approved. Please email if you have any questions about, or difficulty accessing, your free RedShelf ebook.

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