Frequently Asked Questions about the Summary.com app

About Soundview

Founded in 1978, Soundview pioneered the concept of distilling the key points and ideas of full-length business books into easy-to-read 8-page text and 20-minute audio summaries, helping our users maximize their time and business intelligence. We have continued to enhance our summaries with interactive author webinars, and a growing library of video tips.


About the Soundview App

  • Search, filter, and browse content in your library
  • Download content for offline access
  • Receive notifications when new content is released
  • Manage your account settings

Where can I download the app?



How do I register the app to my Soundview account?

After downloading and launching the app, log in using your summary.com account credentials. Your Online Library content will populate within the app, and any new content that you purchase or receive via your subscription will be available both in your Online Library on our website, and within the app.


Do I need to be an active Soundview subscriber to use the app?

No. All Soundview customers can use the app regardless of whether or not they are an active subscriber.


Can I purchase additional content in the app?

Currently all purchases must be made through the summary.com website. Upon completing your order all digital content will be made immediately available to view both in your Online Library, and within the app.


I have a question about the app that was not answered here – who can help me?

Any additional questions/comments should be directed to our customer service team. They can be reached at [email protected] or 1-800-SUMMARY.