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Downloading EBSCO eBooks

EBSCOhost eBooks can be checked out and downloaded to computers, smartphones, and other devices for offline viewing. For a list of compatible devices see Which portable devices are compatible with EBSCO eBooks?

Checkout period: Checkout periods may vary from title to title. In general eBooks can be checked out for 1-30 days. Once the checkout period expires you will not be able to open the eBook on your computer/device.

Preliminary steps

Before you can download an eBook you must complete the following:

  • Create a MyEBSCOhost or Google account.
  • Create an Adobe ID (Chromebook or desktop computers) or download the EBSCO app (mobile devices).

Chromebook Devices or Computers