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EBSCO eBooks

This guide will show you how to find EBSCO eBooks and download them to your computer or mobile device.

Required Accounts/Software

In order to download the full-text of an eBook to your computer, you will need the following:

1.  A MyEBSCOhost account

2.  An Adobe ID

3.  Adobe Digital Editions

       To install Adobe Digital Editions:

  1. Click the Download Now link found on the page linked below.

  2. Select Install.

  3. Select Yes.

  4. Follow prompts

See the Create an Account tab of this guide for information on creating a MYEBSCOhost account or an Adobe ID.

Video Tutorial

Step by Step Instructions

Step 1:  Make sure that you have set up all of the required accounts and software listed on this page

Step 2:  From the eBook record, click the link that says "Download This eBook (Offline)"

Note:  If you are not signed into your MyEBSCOhost account, you will be prompted to do so at this time

Download icon

Step 2:  Click "Checkout and Download."  This will prompt a message that says "The eBook was checked out successfully."

Checkout and download screen Successful checkout confirmation


Step 3:  Click on the download to open the eBook in Adobe Digital Editions.

Chrome download bar with pdf icon

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