Downloading allows you to read ebooks offline. Most EBSCO ebooks are downloadable. In order to download eBooks, you must have Adobe Digital Editions 1.7.1 or higher installed on your computer. This is a free download available at http://www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions/.
1.Click the Download (Offline) link for the eBook you would like to download.
2.Sign in to your EBSCOHost account. If you don’t have an account, click on Create a New Account in the upper right.
3. After you’ve signed in, you’ll be prompted to checkout and download the ebook. Click the Checkout & Download button.
4. Select Open with or Save File from the resulting dialog box.
If you select Open with, your eBook is opened with Adobe Digital Editions. If you select Save file, the eBook is saved to your computer and can be opened with Adobe Digital Editions at a later time.
5. When the download is complete, Adobe Digital Editions will launch, and you can begin reading your book.
When an eBook is checked out, it is added to the Checkouts area of your folder. If you have not yet downloaded the eBook, it can be accessed and downloaded from here.
Most EBSCO eBooks may be downloaded for offline use for 14 days. After 14 days, the ebook will disappear or no longer be accessible from your bookshelf, Adobe Digital Editions bookshelf, or device. eBooks that only allow one-user at time may be checked out for 7 days.
Even if the download is unsuccessful, the book is checked out at this point and reserved for your use for the duration of the checkout period. If there is a problem with the download, you can find the book in your Checkouts folder and try again.