AAP eBooks


AAP eBooks Notices

Coming in November!

On November 8, look forward to all of your trusted AAP resources—including Books, Journals, News, and Point-of-Care Solutions—moving to one unified website. For more information on the new platform, click here.

COVID-19 Resources
The AAP offers a COVID-19 web page where you can find the latest clinical guidance, information on PPE, practice management resources, including telehealth and coding. This page is updated daily and is the best place to locate AAP resources. 

Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP®) eBook Collection
The Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP®) eBook Collection is available exclusively from the AAP. The Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation®, 8th Edition is now available and will automatically be added to your eBook collection along with changes in the bonus titles.

AAP 90th Anniversary Publication
Learn about the history of the AAP: The American Academy of Pediatrics: 90 Years of Caring for Children 1930-2020

Try Our Enhanced Search
Search for topics in eBooks, Journals, or News right from the search bar. Try it now!

Reader Apps Available
Free apps for iOS or Android smartphones and tablets for offline eBook reading. For more information, click here.

AAP Point-of-Care Solutions

Five essential AAP resources share an integrated platform, with quick, easy access to well-care guides, acute-care answers, patient education, tool and resource collections, and pediatric coding.

AAP journals and AAP News are available on Gateway, a seamless, relevant reading experience on any mobile device.


AAP eBooks is fully mobile!



In a browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc.)

Simply link to the title, and our responsive reader will adjust to your device.

  • This is the best option for institutional users with IP-authenticated access, or any user looking for a quick answer. It requires an Internet connection (WiFi or cellular).

In our AAP eBooks Reader app

This free mobile application allows users to download their AAP eBooks for offline reading on iOS and Android tablets and smartphones. Requires 19 MB storage plus the size of the downloaded eBooks, and a current version of iOS or Android.


  • For Amazon Kindle Fire and other Android-based eReaders, make sure to enable “installation of apps from external sources” in your device settings.
  • The AAP eBooks Reader app is the best option for frequent access to the same title, and/or when a connection is not available.

How to log in to the app

The AAP eBooks Reader app is free, but an AAP Login is required to view and download titles. There is no device limit per login.

  • Individuals: Log in to the AAP eBooks app using your individual AAP Login if you purchased AAP eBooks title(s) through ShopAAP; you used an activation code for an AAP eBook; and/or you have access to select title(s) by virtue of AAP membership.
  • Institutions: If your institution provides Web-based access to AAP eBooks, log in to the app using information provided by your institutional librarian or administrator. PLEASE NOTE: For institutional users, the login credentials for the eBooks app will be different than those for the eBooks Web site.

For more information on using the app, click here.