EBSCO eBook Collection

Link to EBSCO e-books

Description:
Selected titles on a variety of topics from publishers that contract with EBSCO.

General info:
Number of simultaneous users: Either 1, 3, or unlimited.
Format: PDF
Export citation: You can only export the title of a book, not a chapter. Click on the “export” icon on the right side of the page.

Logistics:
Printing: Use the features of the PDF viewer
Downloading: Use the features of the PDF viewer
Reading offline:

Downloading to read offline:
• Install Adobe Digital Editions to download and read a book off-line.
• You must have set up an EBSCO personal account.
• Select a check-out period and click the "check out and download" button.
• The e-book is added to the "Check Out" section of My EBSCOhost folder, accessible from the top right corner of the My EBSCOhost interface. If you are not logged in to My EBSCOhost you will be prompted to do so.
Reading offline: On iPad using BlueFire reader

Chapter-level Linking: Yes - click the Permalink button at the right
Plug-in software needed: Adobe Reader PDF viewer
Time out period: 30 minutes
Waiting period before able to sign back in: 30 minutes, or when time out period is reached.

For further info:
Help

Personal account info
Personal account: Yes
Annotation/note taking in personal account: Yes
Other capabilities in personal account: Ebooks, Holds, Checkouts, Notes

Mobile devices
Tips on mobile devices and U Libraries e-books

These books may be viewed on a mobile device using a browser.

Mobile site help

App for Android? Yes
App for iPad/iPhone? Yes

E-readers:
Tips on e-book readers and U Libraries e-books