About Client

A division of Gibbs Smith, Publisher, Gibbs Smith Education is a leading publisher of textbooks for American History. Established in 1969, the company has over 50 years of experience in customizing social studies education programs to the standards set by each state of the United States.

Business Challenges

Gibbs Smith Education listed some “must-haves” that they were looking for in a robust digital platform, such as personal reading experience, mobile apps with offline capability, assessment engine, seamless migration of their existing users to the new platform, support for features such as annotations, read-aloud, integrated eCommerce store, etc.

The Magic Solution

The MagicBox™ platform gave client the ability to distribute their content safely across all devices and OSes along with the ability to quickly create and distribute interactive, multimedia content with only a PDF as input. With the MagicBox™ eReader, users can now create annotations, use the read aloud features, highlight text and more.

How the Solution Works

The Gibbs Smith Education app now offers Experience State History, offering an interactive experience of learning history. They have even been able to offer ClassLink and SAML support through MagicBox™, which ensures seamless integration with third party apps, ensuring compliance with industry standards.

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