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Finding and Using Ebooks

Rolfing library has access to various ebook collections, including EbraryOverdriveEBSCO, and EBL. See below for help using each of these platforms.

Ebooks can be found by searching TrinCat. After you search, limit to "Electronic" on the right side of the page. To get the full book, click on the link that says "eBook full-text."

A WARNING for all ebooks that require Adobe Digital Editions to download--due to a privacy leak in the newest version of Adobe Digital Editions, scroll down and download ADE 3, not 4.

EBL

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The first time you use EBL, you will need to create an account while on campus. For distance students, contact the reference desk to have an account set up for you. Change your password here.

You can read the books online as long as you have an internet connection or you can download the books for 7 days. For downloads, you need Adobe Digital Editions or the BlueFire app. A WARNING--due to a privacy leak in the newest version of Adobe Digital Editions, scroll down and download ADE 3, not 4. More info

You may print and copy a limited number of pages.

If you get the error message "This book is not available," try logging out of your account and logging back in.

EBL guide

Ebrary

Ebrary - search within the full-text of academic booksebrary

ebrary books can be read online via any device with internet access. 

Create an account in ebrary to download portions as pdfs, highlight, and take notes. See more info about downloading

OverDrive

OverDrive - browse fiction and audiobooksOverDrive

For OverDrive ebooks, you will need to download the free Adobe Digital Editions software.  A WARNING--due to a privacy leak in the newest version of Adobe Digital Editions, scroll down and download ADE 3, not 4.

For OverDrive audiobooks, you need OverDrive Media Console

To use a mobile device with OverDrive ebooks and audiobooks, download OverDrive Media Console from your app store.

EBSCO Ebooks

EBSCO Ebook --Deerfield
EBSCO Ebook --Florida 

You can read the books online or you can download the books for up to 21 days. For downloads, you need Adobe Digital Editions.  A WARNING--due to a privacy leak in the newest version of Adobe Digital Editions, scroll down and download ADE 3, not 4. You will also need to create an account in Ebsco.

For a mobile device, you can view them online as long as you have an internet connection. For downloads, you need Adobe Digital Editions, which is supported on these devices.