Accessing the collection
To access the books, visit the E-library and enter your Institution website login details as usual.
Once you have selected the book, you can:
You will be able to read the book on your pc or laptop without installing any software but to download a book or transfer it to your mobile device you will need to install Adobe Digital Editions and will also need an Adobe ID. For mobile devices you will require the free Bluefire Reader app from the App Store or Google Play and an Adobe ID.
Please note: We’ve made every effort to upload as many key titles as possible to the e-library. However, some are not currently available in E-book format. Please check back periodically to see when new titles have been added.
What is the E-library?
Which E-book provider have you used?
Where do I find the E-library?
Do I need any particular software to view the E-library?
Can all grades of membership use the service?
Can I use my phone or tablet to access the E-library?
Does the service work on Kindle/Kindle Fire?
Can I see a list of all the books?
How do I search for books?
Does the search facility search within the text of all the books?
Do you have instructions for the advanced features of the service – such as Bookshelf, making annotations, etc.?
I keep getting asked “Please select a loan length to continue” and to “Check out Ebook” – why is this and what does it mean?
When I try to download a book, the service asks me to open it first – why is this?
Why are there no technical reports or standards?
How long can I keep the book for?
How much can I copy, print or download?
Who do I contact if I have a problem or question?