Answered By: Elyse Wolf
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017     Views: 571

To download and read books from ProQuest Ebook Central (formerly Ebrary) you will have to create an account with ProQuest, if you do not already have one, and download Adobe Digital Editions if you are using a desktop/laptop and Bluefire Reader on your tablet or smartphone (iOS or Android).

To create an account follow these steps:

  1. Click "Sign In" in the upper right corner of the screen

    Screenshot of ebookcentral sign in button

  2. Select "Join Ebook Central"
  3. Enter your name, email (which is also your username), and password.

To download a book you will follow the prompts (be sure you are signed in):

  • From the book's page click "full download"

    Screenshot of a book record page to show where the full download option is

  • Ebook Central will ask what device you are using, aid you in the installation of appropriate software, and download the book. 

    screenshot of the ebook central download prompts, includes asking what kind of device or system you are using

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