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E-Books: Ebook Central (ProQuest)

Ebook Central

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Most of Odum Library's Ebook Central e-books can be viewed and read by only one user at a time. When viewing an ebrary e-book, a percentage of the e-book can be either copied or printed.   A few of the Ebook Central e-books are unlimited users and these e-books can be downloaded in their entirety.


Ebook from Ebook Central. Under availability, it shows that we have access to one copy of this title.  Under Available for Online Reading, it provides any information about restrictions to copying or printing.


Ebook Central Accounts

Benefits of Ebook Central Account  


  • Search for ebooks on your laptop, tablet or phone and download for offline reading.
  • Organize saved titles into folders arranged by subject.
  • Annotate within saved titles with notes and highlights.
  • Share annotated text with other ebrary users.


Creating an Ebook Central Account 


  1. In the Ebook Central database  (Part of the Database Offerings in GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library) click Sign In in the upper right corner.
  2. On the Sign In page, click Join Ebook Central.
  3. Complete the form, and then click Join Ebook Central. 


If you had an ebrary account, you can use those credentials to log in. 

Downloading E-books from Ebook Central


Downloading to Desktop or Laptop


  • If reading on a different device, you will also need an free Adobe ID


Downloading to a Mobile Device

  • Will need Bluefire Reader (Available for iOS and Android devices)


  • Will need a free Adobe ID



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