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Ebook Readers

EBSCO eBook App

To Download EBSCO eBooks to Mobile Devices Using the EBSCO eBooks app

  1. Download the EBSCO eBooks app from Google Play or iTunes
  2. Find your library and sign in to access their collection
  3. Search and browse to find the titles you're interested in
  4. Download an EBSCO eBook by clicking on the "Download" link on the search result page or from within the detailed record
  5. Select your preferred checkout period and click "Checkout & Download"
  6. The title automatically opens in the EBSCO eBooks app
  7. Begin reading the title in the app, bookmark your place for later, and return it to the library's collection when finished

EBSCOHost eBook Collection

To download an eBook:

  1. Click the Download (Offline) link for the eBook you would like to download.

    If you are not logged into your My EBSCOhost folder, you are prompted to do so.

  2. Select a Checkout period from the drop-down menu and click the Checkout & Download button.

    Note: For some titles, you may see the option to select either the PDF or ePub format for an eBook.

    Downloading an eBook

    The eBook is added to the Checkout area of the folder, accessible from the upper-right corner of the EBSCOhost interface.

  3. Select to Open or Save the file from the resulting dialog box.

    If you Open the file, your eBook is opened with Adobe® Digital Editions.

    If you Save the file, the eBook is saved to your computer and can be opened with Adobe® Digital Editions at a later time.

  4. When a downloaded eBook is opened, it is displayed in Adobe® Digital Editions.