In order to download e-books to read offline on a computer, e-reader, smartphone, or tablet, you will need to create the following two accounts:
Adobe ID: Used to authorize devices in Adobe Digital Editions and Bluefire Reader for Digital Rights Management.
My EBSCOhost Account: Used to download e-books from EBSCOhost. Select Sign In at the top-right of the EBSCOhost interface to create an account.
Depending on what kind of device you use, you will need to install one of the following free software applications to read downloaded e-books:
Adobe Digital Editions: Install on the computer you will use to transfer files to your e-reader. Free software used for Digital Rights Management and to transfer files from a computer to an e-reader.
Important information for Kindle users.