Pageburst/Evolve eBooks is an electronic library of selected textbooks. Many GCU Health Sciences eBooks are accessible via online access through Evolve (http://evolve.elsevier.com). Here is a list of some common questions and their answers related to Evolve/Pageburst!
First, confirm that you have already created an account. You can check for the original account creation email that was sent to the email address that was used to create your account. If you are unable to access this email, click the Forgot Username or Password option and input your username or email address that was used in the account creation process. This will send you an email with a link to reset your password.
Access codes for Evolve/Pageburst eBooks are located in your GCU email. If you need help accessing your email, check out our article on Accessing Your MyGCU email in the GCU Portal. If you are unable to locate the code within your GCU email, contact your Student Services Counselor for further assistance.
- After logging in, click Catalog in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
- Enter your access code in the section titled Redeem an Access Code or Enter an Evolve Course ID and click Submit.
If you receive this error, contact Elsevier to obtain a new code. They can be reached at 800-222-9570
- Monday-Sunday: 6am-12am CST
Once logged in, click My Evolve in the upper right-hand corner. Then click Go to VitalSource library.
This will take you to your VitalSource Bookshelf. Selecting a title will open the eBook in the browser.
For offline use, you can download the VitalSource Bookshelf. Once logged in, under My Evolve, click Go to VitalSource library.
This will direct you to your VitalSource Bookshelf. Click the Menu icon in the upper right-hand corner, then click Download.
This will direct you to the VitalSource support page where you can download the program appropriate for your computer. For more mobile device download options, click Bookshelf Support in the upper left-hand corner.
Once the installation is completed, the program will be located on your desktop.
Still need help? Check out the Evolve Technical Support Website.