First-Day Your Way

More choices for students. More financial sustainability for bookstores. That’s Cascading Access, only from RedShelf.

Laptop screen with RedShelf platform displaying choice between Equitable Access and Inclusive Access plan

Equitable Access. Inclusive Access. Total Choice.

EA to IA to individual materials in one seamless flow

Create your program your way. RedShelf combines the benefits of all first-day access models with the world’s only Cascading Access platform. Students automatically start out in Equitable Access but can choose IA or even individual materials. Students retain first-day access. Bookstores keep participation high. It’s total access with total choice.

Diagram showing the flow of cascading access from Equitable Access to Inclusive Access to Individual Materials

All On a Better Platform.

As the innovation leader, RedShelf has built a more flexible, unified, and powerful first-day access platform. All designed to do EA and IA your way.



First and only Cascading Access platform



For students, bookstores, and administrators



One platform, integrated with your systems

Learn more about delivering EA or IA your way!

Industry Recognition

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EdTech Breakthrough Awards

Publishing Software of the Year

2019, 2020, 2022

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Tech & Learning Magazine

Awards of Excellence

Best of 2021


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Global EdTech

Awards of Excellence