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All of our physical libraries are closed until further notice due to Covid-19.


E-books from Ebook Central


A very large platform with e-books in all subjects. You can read online or download the book.

Download or print a chapter permanently

Chose the part of the e-book that you want to download/print.

  • Click on the Chapter download icon.
  • You may download/print a limited amount of pages this way, often 15-30%.
  • A PDF-file is now created that you can save and read in in any PDF-reader. It can also be printed.

Download the complete e-book for a limited period of time

All titles can be dowloaded as PDF. Many titles are also available as EPUB, a format suitable for reading on mobile devices as the page adjusts to the screen size.

When the downloaded book has expired, you can download it again. We recommend that you avoid making bookmarks or annotations in a downloaded book, they will not be saved.

Download to computer

  • Click on Full Download and follow the instructions. You need to use Adobe Digtial Editions.
  • (Unfortunately, Adobe Digital Editions does not have a version for Linux operating system.)
  • The first time you are required to authorize Adobe Digital Editions at the Help menu. Tick the box in the lower left corner to authorize without ID.
  • Save the file to your computer. It will end with .ascm
  • Open the file with Adobe Digital Editions.

You may find it easier to open the downloaded file from within Adobe Digital Editions. Change to Adobe content server message in the drop-down menu if necessary. Click on Add to library under the File menu.

Download to mobile devices

  • You need the app Adobe Digital Editions.
  • Authorize Adobe Digital Editions with a personal Adobe ID.
  • Click on Full Download and follow the instructions.
  • Open in Adobe Digital Editions.

 

Go to Ebook Central - Click on the question mark if you want further help, for example on how to read online on small devices.

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