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Distance & Online Library Basics: Downloading

Downloading Ebooks and Articles

Through Ebook Central, an Ebook database available through NorQuest Library, students can download some ebooks to use anytime on their computers.  Most Ebooks allow students to download chapters, or sections, of books.  Some Ebook Central ebooks allow students to download the entire book through an Adobe Digital editions account. 

Use the links below to learn how to create an Ebook Central account. 

Downloading Chapters or Sections of Ebooks

Through NorQuest Library students can download chapters of sections of ebooks from Ebook Central onto their computers.  Below are step by step guides to walk you through the process.

Downloading Entire Ebooks from Ebook Central

NorQuest students can download entire ebooks from Ebook Central onto their computers.  This does require the Adobe Digital Editions software and account to read the Ebook offline on your computer. Below are step by step guides for the entire process.

Downloading Ebooks from EBSCO

NorQuest students can download ebooks from Ebsco Ebook databases for up to 14 days.  This does require the Adobe Digital Editions software and account to read the Ebook offline on your computer.   Please read the guides below for detailed instructions.

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