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eReference: Gale Virtual Reference Library

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Downloading Items from Gale Ebooks

Gale Ebooks Access

  • Entire books are not available for download on Gale Virtual Reference Library 
    • Entire books can be read online through the browser
  • Chapter, articles or sections or entries may be downloaded

Download Instructions


  • Use the Download button in the menu ribbon near the top of the page. 
    • Download selection depends on the current page location
      • Navigating to the middle of a chapter (not the first or last page of a chapter) allows for multiple pages to be downloaded
    • A PDF for the page or chapter will be generated 


A blue square highlights the location of the download button in Gale Ebooks