How do I find, read & download eBooks @MCRL (EBSCO & Overdrive)?
All eBooks are in our catalog. After entering your search terms, look in the bottom of the left-hand column for ONLINE; this will lead you to eBooks and other online resources.
If you find an Overdrive book, request an Overdrive user name here.
Reading EBSCO eBooks online does not require a user name/password!
We recommend reading books online from EBSCO (it's easier), but if you want to try to download them to a device or a desktop, here's some info:
And here is a video from EBSCO about downloading eBooks, too.
You need to create an account in EBSCO. (Set up the account using a gmail, yahoo, hotmail or other email address and create your own username & password.)
1. Start by clicking Sign In:
2. Then click on Create one now:
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