You must have:
an Adobe ID
Adobe Digital Editions software loaded on your eReader
Apple and Android Tablets require the Bluefire App loaded
Sometimes you might need to transfer your eBooks from your computer to your Device:
Connect your eReader to your computer
You will see Read or manage?
Choose Manage Library
Transfer files (drag and drop) to the Digital Editions folder on your eReader
Check out Adobe's Help Pages for useful tips about: how to transfer ebooks and other content between computers or reading devices.
Using NSCC eBooks with KOBO eReaders
To download to a Kobo you must first authorize your Kobo using your Adobe Digital Editions ID :
1.Click on the Download (Offline) link for your selected eBook
2.Select an eBook format (if this is an option) and click the Download button
3.You will get a message asking if you want to Open or Save File
~ click on Save File
~ click on Open
4.The book will open in Adobe® Digital Editions.
5.Connect your Kobo to your computer - it should display under Devices.
6.From your ADE Library, drag and drop the book into your Kobo.
Most of NSCC's eBooks can be downloaded to devices such as: iPads, iPhones, Android Tablets or Kindle Fire.
*Gale Virtual Reference eBooks are different - please see the information below about these eBooks.
You will need:
*Although there are apps available for both collections, our tests indicate the Bluefire app provides a better user experience.
Bluefire Reader for Android is available in the Google Play Store and many other Android markets. Bluefire Reader for iOS is available in the Apple iTunes App Store.
You can download chapters or sections of Gale Virtual Reference eBooks for personal use only.
To download a GVRL chapter to your iPad, the easiest thing to do is select Send to OneDrive in the Tools list.
The chapter will be saved as a file to your OneDrive where you can access it for personal use.