Library e-Books and the NookPresentation Transcript
What You’ll Need1. Your library card2. An Adobe account3. A computer with Internet connection and Adobe Digital Editions installed4. Your Nook (and its USB cord)
To Get an Adobe Account… Go to www.adobe.com and click “Sign In”
Click “Don’t have an Adobe ID?” Fill out the required information and click “Continue”
Installing Adobe Digital Editions In your browser, go to:www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions Scroll down to the Installer and click the “Install” button
Confirm by clicking “Install”then “Yes” to install the software. Click “Next” and then “Install”Click “Agree” andthen “Continue”
Click “Continue” and enter your Adobe account informationClick “Activate” to authorize your computer
To browse our ebook collection, start at the Library Website http://www.monroetownshiplibrary.org
Click here to access our e-Book collection.
Click“My Digital Account”
Choose Monroe Township Libraryfrom the Library drop-down menu. Then enter your library card number, including the symbol at the end.
Click “Advanced Search”
Look for books marked as Adobe EPUB eBook or Adobe PDF eBook
Click "Add to Cart”Make sure you choose the correct format (Adobe EPUB or Adobe PDF) for your device. If a copy is checked out, you will have the optionto Place a Hold and enter your email address to be informed when it is available.
Click “Proceed to Check Out”
Review your Lending Period Options Then click “Confirm Check Out”
Click “Download”When prompted by the browser, click to Open the file.
Adobe Digital Editions will begin to download the book This may take a moment!
Connect your Nook to thecomputer using your USB cord
The Device Setup Assistant willopen in Adobe Digital Editions… Click to “Authorize Device” Your Nook will appear in your Bookshelf list.
Click the book in the right pane and drag it to the Nook
To read the book on your Nook,first close Adobe Digital Editions…Then go to “My Computer,” right-click on your Nook, and choose “Eject.”
Locate your newlibrary eBook in“My Documents”on your Nook …Read!
Returning Library eBooks Early • Your library eBook will be automatically removed from your Nook on the due date. • That means NO late fees!
But if you finish early…Just connect your Nook to your computer using the USB cord. Open Adobe Digital Editions.
Click the “Nook” bookshelf in the left pane. Then click the arrow in the upper left corner of the book cover.Select “Return Borrowed Item.” Your book will be returned instantly. And that’s it!