Pro: Simplest Way to Access Con: Must have Internet connections
Adobe Digital Editions is the software that gives permission to access publications through the library's database. So you need to have an account no matter what device using. You sign-in with a separate username & password that you create.
For Desktop/Laptop - Adobe Digital Editions also is the name of the desktop reader to download.
For Mobile Devices - Adobe requires the Bluefire Reader app.
It is necessary to download the ebook if you will not have Internet access at some point when you need to read book.
Use the device that you want to download book onto. Adobe Digital Editions does NOT sync between devices.
Follow the prompts within. Here is an outline of the steps:
See Adobe Digital Editions information
Continue to Mobile Device or Laptop/Desktop
Bluefire Reader required for mobile devices.
Download from your App store
Once book is downloaded, open app.
This is what the book looks like in the desktop app.
This will download as an acsm file. Open the file > opens Adobe Digital Editions