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Ebooks: Finding and Using Ebooks at Trinity

Ebook Central

Ebook Central: Access Information

# of Users

Unlimited & Simultaneous

Loan period

1-7 days

Software needed

Yes - Adobe Digital Editions (See Adobe Digital Editions Tab for more detailed downloading Instructions)

Read online


Read offline

Yes - if downloaded and checked out via Adobe Digital Editions

Download Possible

Yes - Software Needed (Adobe Digital Editions

PDF Available



Yes - you may print up to 20% of the content of an EBL book. If you borrow the book again after 6 weeks, you can again print another 20%.


Not directly - Emails link to book

Copying/Pasting Tools

Yes - you must be in the online reading environment; You may copy and paste up to 5% of the book

Export citations

Yes - various formats available; can export to RefWorks and Endnote

Compatible w/portable devices

Yes - users on iPads, iPhones or Androids can download and read EBL content via Adobe Digital Editions. Downloaded EBL eBooks can be transferred to any eBook reader that supports Adobe Digital Editions



Ebook Central: Quick Tips

If you want to borrow the book for longer than 24 hours or if you want to read the book on an e-reader, you will need to download the book via Adobe Digital Editions.