In order to purchase and read the eBooks in the Kar-Ben eBookstore, you need to register and create your account. Make sure to remember your username and password as you will need these credentials to read your eBook on both the Kar-Ben eBookstore and the Apple iPad app.
After logging in to your account, click on the 'My Folder' link at the top of the page. From there, click on 'Profile Settings' and then on 'Change Password'. You will be asked to supply your current password, and then you will need to enter your new password twice. Click 'Update'when you are finished.
On the main page, where the user log-in box is, click on the link that says 'Forgot Password'. Enter in your username and click 'submit'. An email will be mailed to you containing your login credentials. If you cannot remember your username, select 'Email ID' from the dropdown menu and enter your email address. An email will then be sent to you.
After logging in to your account on the Kar-Ben eBookstore, click on 'My Profile'. This will take you to your profile page. On the profile page, you will see a 'My Order History' tab. Click on 'View' to see the details of your order.
I am not able to read the eBooks. What might be the problem?
The Online Reader requires you to have a browser with the latest version of the Adobe Flash plug-in installed. Please check and make sure that you have the latest version of the Adobe Flash plug-in. If you don't have it, you can download it here for free - www.get.adobe.com/flashplayer
I am an educator or librarian wishing to purchase a multi-user license for Kar-Ben eBooks. Is this available to me?
Yes. Multi-user licensing of eBooks is available for schools and libraries wishing to allow more than one reader to access an eBook simultaneously. If you are purchasing eBooks on behalf of a school or library and would like pricing information for multi-user site licenses, please contact Lerner Publishing Customer Service at 800.328.4929 or visit www.lernerbooks.com to purchase multi-user eBooks directly from Lerner Publishing Group. Kar-Ben is an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group.
To read an eBook, log in to your account and go to the 'My Bookshelf' section. Click on the the image of the book to open the book in the eReader. You can also download the Kar-Ben eReader app for the Apple iPad and view the books on this device as well.
The Kar-Ben eBook Reader is an application which allows you to read eBook content using a browser. This reader emulates and displays the eBook content as it appears in a printed book. Some of the features of the eReader include:
Is it possible to view eBooks based on specific subjects and formats?
Yes. There are filters available in "My Bookshelf", which help you filter eBooks based on specific subjects and age ranges. In "My Bookshelf", you can choose to view eBooks by subject by clicking on a subject in the drop-down menu, "Browse by Subject". To view eBooks by age range, choose a format from the "Browse By Age" menu.