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Library Video Tutorials

Library resources and tutorials on how to use and search specific databases.

Downloading E-Books: EBSCOHost

To download an e-book:

  1. Click the Download (Offline) link.
  2. Sign into MyEBSCOhost. If you don’t have an account, you will need to create one.
  3. Select a Checkout period from the drop-down menu and click the Checkout & Download button.
  4. Select Open with or Save File from the resulting dialog box. If you select Open with, your eBook will be opened with Adobe® Digital Editions. If you select Save file, the eBook will be saved to your computer and can be opened with Adobe® Digital Editions at a later time. When a downloaded eBook is opened, it is displayed in Adobe® Digital Editions.

*Modified from EBSCOhost Support.

Accessing eBooks

Accessing eBooks is a relatively straight forward process but downloading eBooks can easily become more complicated than anticipated. See the tutorials below for help with the whole process and reach out to us through chat or email if you encounter any issues. 

The first tutorial listed is for the eBook Collection database -  eBook and audiobook content accessible via the popular EBSCOhost interface.