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Ebooks @ Marshall: EBSCO ebooks

The EBSCO collection

Here are some quick facts about our EBSCO collection:

  • Includes approximately 200,000 ebooks including Academic, Business, Clinical, Community College, Engineering, Public Library, History, Religion, and University Press collections.
  • Access is available through desk top computers
  • Many books are totally downloadable onto tablets or portable devices such as ipods, iphones, ipads,  androids, and kindles.
  • Downloaded items can be "checked out" from 10 day - 3 weeks
  • Printing may be limited and varies from 10 - 100 pages, depending on publisher restrictions
  • Collections consists of more than 200,000 ebooks in all subject areas

For more details

Here is a video that demonstrates how to download an EBSCO e-book to an ipad

Here is a video that demonstrates how to download an EBSCO e-book to your desktop

EBSCO e-books User Guide

Handout:  How to Download to Your PC and other Compatible e-Readers

Getting Started with EBSCO E-books

Preparation and Set-up

Using ebrary ebooks

  • Locate the book you want
  • Sign into your EBSCO account
  • Select  book to download
  • On your device selct  the Download (Offline) option and then select Bluefire to use the book
  • Bluefire will tell you how long you can use the item

Access EBSCO e-books through the MU Libraries catalog   AND browse the EBSCO portal for the most recent collections (150,000+) titles