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eBooks at Jefferson College Library

Use this LibGuide to learn how to find and use EBSCO eBooks from the Archway collection.

Video Tutorial

How to View EBSCO eBooks Online

To read EBSCO eBooks online, you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. Follow the steps listed and pictured below to read the eBook online:

  1. Click on the 'Title' of the book you want to read online.

  2. Click on the 'PDF Full Text' or 'EPUB' icon to open the file.

  3. After opening the file, use the arrows on the bottom of the screen to navigate through the PDF, or scroll using EPUB format.

How to Download EBSCO eBooks

  1.  If you do not have a My EBSCOhost account, create one using the "Sign In" link on the EBSCOhost toolbar.
  2. Click on the title of the book you want to download
  3. Click the 'Download' icon on the left side of the page
  4. Follow instructions on the pop-up box
  5. You will receive a message that your checkout was successful. A pop-up box will ask you to open or save the Adobe Digital Editions File. Make sure you are opening the file with Adobe Digital Editions not Adobe Reader.  
  6. The book will appear in your Adobe Digital Editions program.