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Waidner-Spahr Library

Please see our Library Services Updates: Fall 2020 website for the most up-to-date information about using library services remotely.

Special Access Instructions for E-Books & Online Newspapers: Downloading E-Books

A guide providing special instructions for accessing e-books and specific journals.

Downloading E-Books is Complicated

The Waidner-Spahr Library purchases e-books from several different publishers. Copyright restrictions on how much can be downloaded and to which devices vary from publisher to publisher, and even from title to title. This guide tells you how to download e-books from publishers from whom we've purchased most of our e-books. 

EBSCOhost / Academic E-books

Ebook Central

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