Macdonald DeWitt Library at SUNY Ulster

eBooks: Finding, printing, and downloading

A quick intro to getting the most of the library's ebook collections.

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Use the built-in online reader to view ebooks. For offline access, you may download an ebook to your computer or mobile device. Most ebooks can be "borrowed" from the library. The loan period varies depending on licensing restrictions but is generally 7 to 14 days. 

To download an Ebook Central or EBSCO ebook on your computer, you will be prompted to login or create an account with the vendor, and to install Adobe Digital Editions on your computer.

To download an Ebook Central or EBSCO ebook to your mobile device, you will be prompted to  login  or create an account with the vendor, and it is recommended that you install the Bluefire Reader app (available for iOS and Android devices) on your device.

EBSCO ebooks can be downloaded as a PDF and transferred to a Kindle using Amazon's Send to Kindle service.

Stat!Ref titles are not available for offline viewing. 
Chapters from OVID Nursing eBook titles may be saved as text/HTML files.