You can find available Ebsco eBooks by using OneSearch, which is available from the Library's home page (www.hofstra.edu/library). You can also search directly on the Ebsco eBook site. Ebsco eBooks can be read directly in your browser window. Many titles can also be checked out and downloaded to your computer or other device.
***Please be aware that not all Ebsco eBooks are downloadable.***
If you do not see the "Download (Offline)" link, then the eBook be downloaded.
In cases where the eBook is not downloadable, the content can be read on screen and there may also be an option to save a limited number of pages, though not the entirety of the book. You will find the option to save, e-mail, or print pages from within the PDF or ePub view of the work, in a menu found at the top of the viewer window.
When you click one of these options, you will be warned of the page limit.
Ebsco has developed an app you can install in order to download/read eBooks on your mobile device. Please click on the following link for more information and instructions:
If you own a Kindle Fire, you can download and read Ebsco ebooks using Adobe Digital Editions and the Bluefire Reader app. Please click on the following link for detailed instructions:
**NOTE: This only applies to generations of Kindle Fire; no other Kindle iterations are supported.
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