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E-Books: Downloading to Devices

Downloading Ebooks to iOS Devices (Apple)

Before downloading an eBook from ProQuest or EBSCO, complete the following steps:

On your computer,

  • Create a free Adobe ID by clicking Sign-In in the upper right corner here and then clicking Get an Adobe ID.
  • Download Adobe Digital Editions (free)
    • Authorize Adobe Digital Editions with your Adobe ID

On your iOS device:


 

To download ProQuest ebooks (Ebook Central) to iOS devices:

 

To download EBSCO ebooks to iOS devices:

  • Login to MyEBSCOHost
  • Click Download (Offline) for the ebook you would like to download
  • Select a checkout period and click Checkout & Download
  • Open the ebook with Bluefire app when prompted.
  • For further instructions, click here.

Downloading Ebooks to Android Devices

Before downloading an eBook from ProQuest or EBSCO complete the following steps:

On your computer,

  • Create a free Adobe ID by clicking Sign-In in the upper right corner here and then clicking Get an Adobe ID.
  • Download Adobe Digital Editions (free)
    • Authorize Adobe Digital Editions with your Adobe ID

On your Android device:

  • Download the Bluefire Reader app (free, available in the Google Play store)
    • Authorize with your Adobe ID

To download ProQuest ebooks (Ebook Central) to Android devices:

 

 

To download EBSCO ebooks to Android devices:

  • Login to MyEBSCOHost
  • Click Download (Offline) for the ebook you would like to download
  • Select a checkout period and click Checkout & Download
  • Open the ebook with Bluefire app when prompted
  • For further instructions, click here.