How to Download Library eBooks Nook Nook Color Nook Tablet Sony Reader Kobo Aluratek LIBRE
Getting Started <ul><li>Installing software (Adobe Digital Editions)  </li></ul><ul><li>Activating the Adobe Digital Editi...
Installing Adobe Digital Editions <ul><li>www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions   </li></ul><ul><li>What is Adobe Digital...
Installing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Visit the eMedia site:  http://emedia.clevnet.org   </li></ul><ul><li>Locate the link...
Installing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>The Adobe Digital Editions website will open  ( www.adobe.com/products/digitaledition...
Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Open Adobe Digital Editions </li></ul><ul><li>If you are not prompted to “authorize ...
Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Follow the steps on the Set-up Assistant </li></ul>
Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Create an Adobe account  you will be taken to the Adobe ID website:   https:// www.a...
Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Return to Adobe Digital Editions and enter your Adobe ID and password then click “Ac...
Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Plug in your device - the Device Setup Assistant will appear. </li></ul><ul><li>Clic...
Checking Out & Downloading eBooks <ul><li>Visit the eMedia site:  http://emedia.clevnet.org </li></ul><ul><li>Login to the...
Transferring to your eReader  <ul><li>When you download your title, Adobe Digital Editions opens automatically. </li></ul>...
Help <ul><li>There are a variety of options to help you get started with library eBooks or assist with any issues you my h...
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  1. 1. How to Download Library eBooks Nook Nook Color Nook Tablet Sony Reader Kobo Aluratek LIBRE
  2. 2. Getting Started <ul><li>Installing software (Adobe Digital Editions) </li></ul><ul><li>Activating the Adobe Digital Editions software. </li></ul><ul><li>Note: There may be required software for your device (Example: Sony Readers require the ‘Reader Library Software’). </li></ul>Before you can get eBooks on your Device, you need to do a one time set-up that involves:
  3. 3. Installing Adobe Digital Editions <ul><li>www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions </li></ul><ul><li>What is Adobe Digital Editions? </li></ul><ul><li>Adobe Digital Editions is a free software program that is required to download ebooks from the CLEVNET eMeida Collection.  It handles the digital rights management (DRM) for the downloaded e-book; it monitors the loan period and causes the downloaded ebook to become unreadable after the end of your load period. Most importantly, it is what you use to transfer downloaded titles to your eReader. </li></ul><ul><li>Adobe Digital Editions is free and easy to install </li></ul><ul><li>Note that this is different software that Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat you may use to view PDF files. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Installing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Visit the eMedia site: http://emedia.clevnet.org </li></ul><ul><li>Locate the link for Adobe Digital Editions on the left side navigation area. </li></ul><ul><li>Click “Get Adobe Digital Editions” </li></ul>
  5. 5. Installing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>The Adobe Digital Editions website will open ( www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions ). </li></ul><ul><li>Click “install” and follow the installation instructions. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Open Adobe Digital Editions </li></ul><ul><li>If you are not prompted to “authorize your computer”, click on “Library” then “authorize your computer” </li></ul>
  7. 7. Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Follow the steps on the Set-up Assistant </li></ul>
  8. 8. Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Create an Adobe account you will be taken to the Adobe ID website: https:// www.adobe.com/cfusion/membership / </li></ul>
  9. 9. Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Return to Adobe Digital Editions and enter your Adobe ID and password then click “Activate”. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Authorizing ADE: Step by Step <ul><li>Plug in your device - the Device Setup Assistant will appear. </li></ul><ul><li>Click on “Authorize Device” </li></ul><ul><li>You are now done with the setup process! </li></ul>
  11. 11. Checking Out & Downloading eBooks <ul><li>Visit the eMedia site: http://emedia.clevnet.org </li></ul><ul><li>Login to the site with your library card. </li></ul><ul><li>Browse for a title and add it to your ‘select list’. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>* Look for the EPUB format </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>* ‘Join the waiting’ list for titles that have holds </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Check out the title. </li></ul><ul><li>Download the title. </li></ul><ul><li>*At this step, you will be prompted to ‘open’ or ‘save’ the file. ALWAYS select ‘OPEN’. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Transferring to your eReader <ul><li>When you download your title, Adobe Digital Editions opens automatically. </li></ul><ul><li>Connect your eReader - the link for your reader should display under ‘Bookshelves’. </li></ul><ul><li>Drag and drop the Adobe eBook to your eBook reader (under ‘Bookshelves’). </li></ul><ul><li>When the transfer is complete, disconnect the eBook reader and enjoy. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Help <ul><li>There are a variety of options to help you get started with library eBooks or assist with any issues you my have encountered. </li></ul><ul><li>eMail Support ( http://www.clevnet.org/emedia_support.php ) Fill out our eMail support form with any specific questions or issue you our encountering. eMail support is monitored Monday-Friday from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Please Note: We try to respond within 24 hours. However, complex issues may take us a few days to troubleshoot the issue. </li></ul><ul><li>Just the Basics eBook Reader Quick Start Guide : http://www.clevnet.org/pdf/eBookHowToGuide_eReaders.pdf </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile Device Quick Start Guide : http://www.clevnet.org/pdf/eBookHowToGuide_mobile.pdf </li></ul><ul><li>MyHelp! The MyHelp! Tool provides information for getting started and offers assistance for specific computers or devices. A link is located right within the eMedia site. </li></ul><ul><li>eMedia Help Section The Help section of the CLEVNET eMedia Collection will give you step-by-step instructions for the basics, and help you find answers to frequently asked questions. The help section is linked within the eMedia site. </li></ul>

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