Frequently Asked Questions

    General

    1. What is Artist's Network eBooks?
    2. Which devices can I read my Artist's Network eBooks on?
    3. How many ebooks are in the library? And often are new ebooks added?
    4. What subscription options are available? And how much does a subscription cost?
    5. Is this a secure site for ordering?
    6. What credit cards do you accept?
    7. Can I download these art ebooks?
    8. Can I print ebooks?
    9. Are these books available in print?
    10. What happens when my subscription expires?
    11. What is your refund policy?
    12. Is there a limit to how many times I can access an art instruction ebook?
    13. Are these the same versions of your books that I see on the shelf at my local stores?
    14. How can I change my contact information?

General

  1. What is Artist's Network eBooks?
  2. Artist’s Network eBooks is an online library of over 100 art instruction books from North Light Books (which has been publishing “how to” titles full of instruction for artists for over 35 years).  Have a look, you’ll probably recognize many of the art instruction titles in this eBook library from your local book or art store’s shelves!
  3. Which devices can I read my Artist's Network eBooks on?
  4. Once you're a subscriber on the site, you can read your art ebooks on most devices.  On the iPad, you can read your ebooks via our iOS app "Artist's Network eBooks" is available now for free on Apple's App Store.  

    Those of you on Android devices will be able to read your ebooks via our browser based reader (just make sure you have Flash enabled), or you may take advantage of our "Artist's Network eBooks" Android app, which is now available for free at Google's Android Market (now called Google Play).
  5. How many ebooks are in the library? And often are new ebooks added?
  6. To see all of the art ebooks that you'll get access to (and to search for any specific titles you're looking for), simply click on Browse eBooks in the top nav & you'll be able to browse them all. 

    While new art ebooks are added to Artist's Network eBooks' library on a regular basis.  And you'll get access to all of the books in the library at the time you sign up -- PLUS all of the books that are added to the site while you're a subscriber...so you'll always have something new to read. 

    If you sign up for the Artist's Network eBooks newsletter via the email signup box at the bottom of this page, you'll hear about every new art ebook that gets added to the site.
  7. What subscription options are available? And how much does a subscription cost?
  8. Presently, you can subscribe to Artist's Network eBooks & gain access to ALL of the books in the library for just $19.99 per month, or you can save and sign up for a whole year of access for just $199.  That's an amazing deal, since if you bought each of these books at your local store, or at North Light Shop, you would need to spend thousands of dollars!
  9. Is this a secure site for ordering?
  10. Yes. When entering your credit card information to make a purchase, your credit data is secured using PayPal's VeriSign Secured transaction process. PayPal is one of the most trusted providers of online payment processing on the Internet. Please note that your full credit card number is never stored on our servers. For added security, our employees never have access to your full credit card number.
  11. What credit cards do you accept?
  12. We accept the following major credit cards: VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
  13. Can I download these art ebooks?
  14. The library at Artist's Network eBooks is accessible only to active subscribers to the site.  However, downloadable versions of individual art instruction ebooks you see here are available at North Light Shop.
  15. Can I print ebooks?
  16. Only 1 page can be printed at a time.
  17. Are these books available in print?
  18. What happens when my subscription expires?
  19. When your subscription expires, you'll no longer have access to the ebook library. However, you can easily renew your subscription to regain access your favorite art instruction ebooks. The downloaded books will automatically disappear when your subscription runs out(expires). The subscription is auto renewed, which can be cancelled from the My Folder option on the site if you do not wish to continue.
  20. What is your refund policy?
  21. Refunds will be granted if you request to cancel your account within 7 days of joining.  After that period, no refunds can be granted.  As you can understand, this is a digital "all you can eat" ebook library, we cannot grant refunds beyond a reasonable time period for subscribers to try out the service.
  22. Is there a limit to how many times I can access an art instruction ebook?
  23. There is no limit to how many times you can access your favorite ebooks.  You can read and reread any ebook as many times as you like, as long as you're a subscriber.
  24. Are these the same versions of your books that I see on the shelf at my local stores?
  25. Yes, these are the full versions of our bestselling North Light Books in print. The only difference is that you'll be able to carry the full library of 100+ books without needing a wheelbarrow!  
  26. How can I change my contact information?
  27. When you log in & you’re taken to your MY BOOKS page, simply go to My Folder and click the Profile Settings option. You’ll be able to update your contact & other information there.

    You may also click on your user name at the top righthand corner of the site, when you're logged in.  This will quickly take you to your Profile Settings page.