Welcome to Raintree Online!

It's never been easier—or more important!—to add interactive eBooks to your library collection. Raintree Online eBooks provide text highlighting, the ability to customize book lists, and teacher support.

Raintree Online features hundreds of titles, unlimited user access, and low prices!

Boost Literacy Skills and Have Fun Reading

Our eBook titles are just the ticket for emergent, struggling, reluctant and ELL readers! High-interest text combine with stellar book design to make reading a successful experience for every reader!

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System Requirements

Raintree Online is a web-based platform which requires high speed Internet. Use it with Mac, PC, iOS (iPad), Android Tablet or Chromebook over any type of network with headphones or speakers.

Recommended System Requirements

  • DSL / Cable Internet connection, 4 mbps download speed or higher is recommended.
  • On PC or Mac, a modern web browser with JavaScript enabled:
    • Chrome (Preferred)
    • Safari (current, or the last two versions)
    • Firefox (current, or the last two versions)
    • Internet Explorer 9.0 (or higher)
  • For Apple (iPad) Devices: iOS 5.1 (or higher)
  • For Android (Droid) Devices: OS 3.0 (or higher)
  • For Kindle Fire HD Devices: Silk Web Browser Version 3.1 (or higher)
    Note: Kindle Fire 1st and 2nd generation devices are not supported.
  • 1024 x 768 minimum resolution on a screen size of at least 7" x 9"

Minimum System Requirements

  • DSL / Cable Internet connection, minimum 768 kbps download speed or higher.
  • On PC or Mac, a web browser with JavaScript enabled:
    • Chrome (Preferred)
    • Safari 6.1.6 or higher - As of March 30, 2015, support for earlier Safari versions has been discontinued.
    • Firefox 31 or higher - As of March 30, 2015, support for earlier Firefox versions has been discontinued.
    • Internet Explorer 9 or higher - As of March 30, 2015, support for Internet Explorer version 7 has been discontinued; and on July 1, 2015, support for Internet Explorer version 8 will be discontinued.
  • 1024 x 768 minimum resolution on a screen size of at least 7" x 9"
  • Flash Player 10 (or higher)

Check if your system is compatible: click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is a Raintree Online eBook?
  2. Answer:  Raintree Online eBooks are browser-based digital books that feature easy navigation tools that support readers of all types and ages.
  3. How is a Raintree Interactive eBook different than a traditional eBook?
  4. Answer: Traditional eBooks are flat renditions of paper books. Typically, eBooks are not designed for screen use and force students to see pages piece-by-piece through scrolling. eBooks offer no Interactive features such as audio, text highlighting, or innovative navigation.
  5. How are Raintree Online eBooks used?
  6. Answer: Raintree Online eBooks can be used in a variety of ways for any type of student. Multimedia learning environments benefit all students, and especially support individuals with learning disabilities, English language learners, struggling or reluctant readers, and gifted readers.

    Use Raintree Online eBooks with an interactive whiteboard, to extend learning with parents at home, or to reinforce print titles. Our eBooks can introduce new genres, provide supplemental support across the curriculum, and increase fluency and expressive reading.
  7. Why should I choose Raintree Online eBooks as my eBook option?
  8. Answer:  Raintree Online eBooks provide text highlighting, smart search options, and teacher support. We offer hundreds of titles, no hosting fees, no user restrictions and no specialized equipment is necessary. Raintree Online eBooks are the easiest and most effective eBook options for your budget.

    Our eBooks work on nearly all current library automation systems, are correlated with Accelerated Reader, are accessible anywhere a student has high-speed Internet access and are PC, MAC and iPad compatible.
  9. Can students access Raintree Online eBooks at home?
  10. Answer: As long as they have a high-speed Internet connection and their computer meets the system requirements they will be able to access the titles from home.
  11. Do we need to log in each time we use Raintree Online eBooks?
  12. Answer: No. With most accounts, we can automatically recognize your computer, so no login is necessary. For home access and other accounts, we will provide you with a username and password.
  13. Are there any other fees to use Raintree Online eBooks?
  14. Answer: Raintree Interactive eBooks have no hosting fees and only require a high-speed Internet connection.
  15. What are the user restrictions for Raintree Online eBooks?
  16. Answer:  Any title can be used by multiple students at the same time with no checkout limits. We only ask that you keep your login information within your school community and refrain from posting your school's login and password in publicly available websites.
  17. Is there a minimum purchase for Raintree Online eBooks?
  18. Answer: No minimum purchase amount is required.
  19. I want Raintree Online eBooks! How do I order?
  20. Answer: You can order Raintree Online eBooks the same way you order Raintree print titles. Visit our website at http://www.raintree.co.uk/content/raintreeonline. You will receive an email with your username and password information once your order is processed.
  21. How do I set up Administrator level access and reporting?
  22. Answer: Please contact Raintree Online customer service at online@raintree.co.uk or phone 01865 212248.