eBooks - download to your computer
For both Ebsco and ebrary require an user account and Adobe Digital Editions.
To create an EBSCO account:
-- While on the campus network go to eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) and click the "Sign in" link on the upper right of a record. On the Sign In to My EBSCOhost page, click the "Create a new Account" link.
Fill in the information requested.
-- ebrary requires that you login using your internet username and password. Your account is already created using the login.
Download an eBook title directly to your computer.
Go the UMC Library homepage and select UMC Library Database page and scroll down and choose either ebrary Academic Complete or eBook Collection (EBSCOhost): Search and find a book you want to check out. While viewing the book online select the Download option. The download option will open the "Open With" dialog and Adobe Digital Editions as the default. It takes a few minutes to download the book.
Checkout period is usually 7 or 14 days which is generally set by the book publisher.