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Ebooks Guide

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Can I download a Wiley Online Library ebook to my Nook/Kindle/iPad/other mobile device?

You can download one chapter of a Wiley Online Library ebook at a time in PDF. You can then use Adobe Digital Editions to transfer that PDF file to your mobile device. Click this link to view all the mobile devices, such as e-readers and smart phones, that are compatible with Adobe Digital Editions software.

Kindle users can transfer PDF files to their Kindle, but there are restrictions on file size. Check your Kindle user guide for more information.


How long can I check out a Wiley Online Library ebook?

Wiley Online Library ebooks do not have a check-out period. Once you have downloaded it, you will be able to keep it indefinitely.


Where can I go for more information on Wiley Online Library ebooks?

Click here to open the Wiley Online Library User Guide in PDF. The section on ebooks begins on page 11.

Downloading from Wiley Online Library

1. Locate the ebook you want in SearchBox and click the link. If you are off campus, you have to log in:

off-campus login


2. You will be taken directly to the ebook's Table of Contents. Click the PDF link under the chapter heading.


3. Click the Adobe Reader save button icon or hit Shift+Ctrl+S to save the chapter.


4. You can e-mail or transfer the PDF to your Kindle. Download and install the free software program Adobe Digital Editions to transfer the PDF to other e-readers or mobile devices.