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A guide to eBooks at the University of Winnipeg, including viewing, searching, and downloading eBooks in our collections.

Downloading Ebooks

There are different processes for downloading chapters and full books, depending on the databases and the permissions set by the publisher. Here are summaries of the processes, when available:

If an ebook is available under DRM (Digital Rights Management) you will need to create an Adobe ID account and download a DRM-capable eReader software application.

  1. Create your Adobe ID.
  2. Download eReader Software
  3. Some devices will require you to transfer the ebook from Adobe Digital Editions while the device is connected.

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