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Special Access Instructions for E-Books & Online Newspapers: EBSCO eBook Collections

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

Accessing EBSCO eBooks

The following options are available for reading EBSCO eBooks. It is not possible to download an entire EBSCO eBook for offline reading, but sections of a book can be printed, emailed, or saved for offline viewing.

Read Online

  • This is the easiest option if you have a stable internet connection.
  • The EBSCO online eBook viewer is browser-based, so there is no need to download special software.  The eBook viewer supports reading on a desktop, laptop, tablet and many mobile devices. 
  • Use the left navigation in the eBook viewer to move to specific chapters, or to search within the book's text.

Chapter, Page Range, or Single Page Download

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