The Brainline eReader

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The Brainline eReader is our unique eBook viewer, designed in-house, where our students can access their textbooks in one convenient place.*

eReader compatibility

The Brainline eReader (which delivers all the study material) works with Windows 7 or above, and is also Mac compatible. It is currently not compatible with Android, iOS or other mobile devices.

Computer requirements

You will need the following hardware and software:

  • Licensed, updated Windows 7 or above (Windows XP is not supported).
  • Also Mac-compatible.
  • A word processing application.
  • A webcam and a microphone, and the necessary software to record with these.
  • A printer and scanner (an A3 printer and scanner is required for EGD Grade 10–12)

Internet requirements

A stable internet connection is required to download updates for the Brainline eReader and other software, as well as to download and upload assessments on brainONLINE.

  • We highly recommend that you make use of a broadband internet connection.
  • Approximately 1–2 GB per month should be sufficient.
  • The Brainline eReader must be connected to the internet at least once every 30 days for license authentication.

*Certain textbooks are only available in hard copy.