Click Add an activity or resource in the topic block where the textbook should appear.
Click the radio button next to External Tool, then click Add.
Enter the title as you'd like it to appear on the Course Homepage.
From the External tool type menu, pick CourseSmart eTextbook
For Launch container, pick whether the link should go to a new window or be embedded into the current Moodle window.
At the bottom of the page click Save and return to course.
Click the link on the course site homepage to be taken to the CourseSmart website.
**Before viewing CourseSmart textbooks, instructors must agree to the terms of service.**
After agreeing to the terms of service, select a title by doing the following:
In the Search field, enter the ISBN (no dashes) supplied by the UMN Bookstore and/or the publisher.
Click the Search button.
In the listing, click the Add to Course button for the title.
After this, instructors can click the Preview button to view content, but before students are allowed to view the text you need to create a password for CourseSmart. The password allows you to open the textbook in an app on a mobile device.