If you've chosen the PDF version of the e-text, there are several ways to use it:
3. To download the text so you can save or print it, use the download icons below the preview window. You can also send it to Binder (More about Binder in a minute.)
PDF preview in iCollege
4. When you download the file, the e-text will open in a PDF viewer or reader determined by your computer settings or browser (The image below shows the PDF viewer in Chrome.)
PDF viewer in Chrome browser (Your browser may vary.)
A PDF reader will gives you more functions than a PDF viewer. Depending on the PDF reader you choose, you may be able to:
IMPORTANT: After making notes or highlighting, save the file so you don't lose your notes!
If you have Adobe Acrobat, you already have a great PDF reader! If not, here are some others...
Free PDF Readers
These are not necessarily endorsed or supported by GPC. Many of these have paid versions with more features.
Binder is a program from Desire to Learn that allows you to store PDFs and other documents online. The Binder PDF viewer allows you to highlight and underline text.
To use Binder:
To highlight text in Binder, select the part of the text you want to highlight. When you release the mouse button, options to highlight or underline appear. Text you highlight or underline will appear in the right column.