Books In Alternate Format
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2013
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Online 24/7. Get the best sources to access or download books electronically to your device. Samford University Library has access to both free resources and those available only to Samford Library patrons. Use the tabs above to get the best sources for eBooks and audio books.
Please note that download directions may vary, depending on what kind of computer or mobile device you have.
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- eBook Collection
- On your desktop (PC and Mac): Download Adobe Digital Editions (free) from Adobe.com. Then click "download (offline)" in the ebook record and check out the ebook.
- On your iPad or iPhone: Download BlueFire app (free) and authorize it with your Adobe id. Then download the ebook record from Multi-Search as stated above.
- On Kindle, Nook, other readers: Make sure the device is connected to your desktop. Go to the ebook record in Multi-Search and click on "download (offline)" and choose the checkout period you would like. Once the file has downloaded to your computer, you can transfer it to your portable reader device.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Provides audio.